Students in the BIOLOGY major may request to apply a non-EE BIOL 199 (4 units) to Category 5 of the major. Guidelines and instructions are found here. [download PDF]
Students in all majors may request to have courses taken at other institutions to fulfill requirements in the Life Science Core Curriculum (lower division major requirements) evaluated for equivalency. Departments will require that students submit the course description and the course syllabus for evaluation. Contact information is as follows:
LIFE SCIENCES CORE EDUCATION OFFICE (LS 1, 2, 3, 4, LS 23L)
222 Hershey Hall, (310) 825-6614, (www.lscore.ucla.edu)
Student Affairs Officers: Lily Yanez, Jennifer Lee or Michelle Veintimilla (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Enrollment E-mail: email@example.com
E-mail for Course Equivalency Review: firstname.lastname@example.org
REQUESTING SUBSTITUTIONS FOR UPPER DIVISION MAJOR REQUIREMENTS
Students in all majors may request to have courses evaluated for equivalency for upper division major requirements.
To request an evaluation:
- Send your request to email@example.com; include your full name, UID, and major.
- In the e-mail, specify which "Major Category" you are asking to apply the course, e.g., Category 5 – Upper Division Science Electives.
- Indicate the institution you took the course at, and either when you took the course, or when you plan to take the course. Also, if the course was completed via a study abroad program, indicate whether or not the program was through a UC-Education Abroad Program (EAP). If this is not through UC-EAP, indicate what institution sponsored the study abroad program.
- Attach the COURSE DESCRIPTION(S) and COURSE SYLLABUS (SYLLABI).