Late Drop / Withdrawal

Guidelines & Instructions 

Drop Petitions

Starting Fall 2021, Undergraduate Course Drop and Undergraduate Withdrawal From All Courses petitions should be submitted to the Office of Undergraduate Education

Graduate students should use the petition found on the GAPE website

Undergraduate Change of Major

Use these forms to change or declare a major or minor. To change your major to undeclared, fill out the form and meet with an AARS advisor and obtain the required signatures. 


Change of Major (Fewer than 90 units earned) [pdf]

Change of Major (90 or more units earned) [pdf]

Other Forms/Petitions

Healthcare Provider Verification of Medical Condition [pdf] - Use this form with any petition based on a medical condition (drop, withdrawal, leave of absence, etc.) to provide documentation of medical issue for self or family member.

Undergraduate Reinstatement Petition [PDF] [pdf]
Use this petition if you have been academically disqualified at SJSU and wish to become eligible for readmission.