Rule 40306: Summer Enrollment Plan

1.  Title

Summer Enrollment Plan 

2.  Rule and Regulation

Sec. 1  Applicability.   This rule applies only to The University of Texas at Austin. Summer enrollment is covered for other institutions under the Regents’ Rules and Regulations, Rule 40302, which pertains to provisional admission. 

Sec. 2  Background.   To better control overall student enrollment while admitting quality students, the Board of Regents approved a Summer Enrollment Plan for U. T. Austin. The Plan, effective Summer 2001, is designed to yield approximately 600 regularly admitted students, as set out below. The top students who are not offered regular Fall Admission would be offered the Summer Enrollment Plan. The revised Program will be evaluated at the end of the third year.

Sec. 3  Program.   Students will enroll in typical first-semester freshman courses and be held to the same GPA requirements placed on students entering in the fall. 

3.  Definitions

None

4.  Relevant Federal and State Statutes 

Texas Education Code Section 51.352 – Responsibility of Governing Boards 

5.  Relevant System Policies, Procedures, and Forms 

Regents’ Rules and Regulations, Rule 40302 – Provisional Admission Policy 

6.  Who Should Know 

Administrators 
Faculty 

7.  System Administration Office(s) Responsible for Rule 

Office of Academic Affairs 
Office of Health Affairs 

8.  Dates Approved or Amended 

December 10, 2004

9.  Contact Information 

Questions or comments regarding this Rule should be directed to: 
•  bor@utsystem.edu