Loyola University Chicago

College of Arts & Sciences

Double-Dipping Policy

Academic Council Double-Dipping Policy

  

  1. Students may not major and minor in the same discipline.
  2. Majors: No fewer than 21 credit hours in the individual student’s transcript must be unique to each major; that is, the courses in question are considered as actually fulfilling requirements of one major, not of more than one major.
  3. Minors and interdisciplinary minors: no fewer than 8 credit hours in the individual student’s transcript must be unique to each minor; that is, the courses in question are considered as actually fulfilling requirements of one minor, not of more than one minor or major.
  4. Departments and Programs may enforce stricter double-dipping policies than those stated above. Any such policies are listed on the department or program website.

Adopted: 04/20/16 (CAS Academic Council); 08/25/19 (CAS Leadership Council)