EXCEED Unit Requests

Accepting Permission to exceed 12 units request (summer only).
Accepting Permission to exceed 19 units (fall).                     
Permission to exceed 19 units (spring) will be available in December 10, 2018.


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 ehauscarriague@dvc.edu

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


Thank you, 

DVC Counseling Center