Stephen F. Austin State University

Enrollment Status & Maximum Hours

Please note that the information below is not applicable to financial aid requirements. For information concerning financial aid, please contact the Financial Aid Office at finaid@sfasu.edu, 936-468-2403, or visit the website here.

Undergraduate

Fall

Max registration is 19 hours (15 hours recommended)

Fall Enrollment Statuses:

Full Time 12 or more hours
Three-quarter Time 9-11 hours
Half Time 6-8 hours
Less Than Half Time 0-5 hours

Spring

Max registration is 19 hours (15 hours recommended)

Spring Enrollment Statuses:

Full Time 12 or more hours
Three-quarter Time 9-11 hours
Half Time 6-8 hours
Less Than Half Time 0-5 hours

Summer

Maymester : Max registration is 4 hours.

Summer 1: Max registration is 7 hours.

Summer 2: Max registration is 7 hours.

Summer Enrollment Statuses are combined, adding Maymester, Summer 1, and Summer 2 together.

Full Time 12 or more hours
Three-quarter Time 9-11 hours
Half Time 6-8 hours
Less Than Half Time 0-5 hours

Graduate & Doctoral

Fall

Graduate max registration is 15 hours, Doctoral max registration is 12 hours.

Fall Enrollment Statuses:

Full Time 9 or more hours
Half Time 6-8 hours
Less Than Half Time 0-5 hours

Spring

Graduate max registration is 15 hours; Doctoral max registration is 12 hours.

Spring Enrollment Statuses:

Full Time 9 or more hours
Half Time 6-8 hours
Less Than Half Time 0-5 hours

Summer

Maymester : Max registration is 4 hours.

Summer 1 : Max registration is 6 hours.

Summer 2 : Max registration is 6 hours.

Summer Enrollment Statuses are combined, adding Maymester, Summer 1, and Summer 2 together.

Full Time 9 or more hours
Half Time 6-8 hours
Less Than Half Time 0-5 hours