Student Services Self-Help and FAQs

Can I take classes at community college?

Thank you for your inquiry. Concurrent enrollment must be approved prior to taking any classes. Please make an appointment with your academic advisor.

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Do I have to take the English and Math placement tests?

Thank you for your inquiry. No one is required to take these tests. If you choose not to take the placement tests, you must complete ENG0999 and MTH0999. These two courses do not provide college credit and you ...

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I am an international student and was told I don’t have to take an English placement test, why did I receive notification I must attend the English placement test?

Thank you for your inquiry. All international students, regardless of TOEFL or other English test scores must take the Alliant English placement test prior to beginning classes. Alliant goal is to make sure ev...

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Is Orientation mandatory?

Thank you for your inquiry. Yes, Orientation is mandatory for all first time students.

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How many classes do I have to take to graduate?

Thank you for your inquiry. Login to myAlliant. Select the “student” tab. On the left side column, click on “my academic information” and click on “degree audit-course needs”. Required classes are dependent on ...

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Can I take more than 15 units?

Thank you for your inquiry. You must obtain approval from your academic advisor and program director in order to register for more than 15 units in one semester. This also dependent on your degree program.

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How long does it take to complete my undergraduate degree?

Thank you for your inquiry, All bachelor’s degrees require 120 credit units. The length of time required to complete these units depends on each student’s individual needs. In order to be classified as a full-t...

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Does Alliant offer a winter semester?

Thank you for your inquiry. Winter intersession is a 3-week long session of class offerings during the University Winter Break. A limited selection of courses are offered during this time. Information will be s...

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How do I dispute a grade?

Thank you for your inquiry. First, contact the professor of the class and start a discussion regarding your grade dispute. If you are not satisfied with the result, please meet with you academic advisor to disc...

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Does “X” class count for “Y”?

Thank you for your inquiry. Please speak with your Program Director(PD) regarding any course substitution requests. If your PD decides that X will count for Y, you must complete a Course Substitution Form, have...

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