EXCEED Unit requests

Permission to exceed 12 units (summer only) will be available in late April 2018.
Permission to exceed 19 units (fall) will be available starting on May 17, 2017.                        
Permission to exceed 19 units (spring) will be available on December 7, 2017.


I will review your academic records to see if you have completed at least 15.0 units in one semester with a 3.0 GPA or higher.


Please send the following information via email;

Subject line for Summer requests:  Request to exceed 12 units

Subject line for Fall/Spring requests: Request to exceed 19 units



The following information should be included in your email:

  • Term: Summer, Fall or Spring and the year
  • your name:
  • ID #:
  • email address:
  • how many units you plan to take for the Spring semester (example  20 units):
  • write which classes you are enrolled in (and plan to enroll in); please list each class:
  • how many hours you work each week:
  • and why you want to exceed units:


Please send an email with the above information to cwoodson@dvc.edu

It may take 2-5 business days to review your request.


Thank you, 

DVC Counseling Center