Undergraduate Student Class Levels

Class levels for students at the University of Cincinnati are determined based upon a student’s academic program and the total number of credit hours accumulated (total transfer hours plus UC hours earned) at the start of the term.

A student’s class is determined as follows:



Credit Hour Threshold

Academic Programs

Freshman

Sophomore

Pre-Junior

Junior

Senior







Associate degrees offered

0 - < 30

30+

na

na

na







Baccalaureate degrees
(non-coop)

0 - < 30

30 - < 60

na

60 - < 90

90+





Social Work

na

na

na

0 - < 90

90+











Baccalaureate degrees (coop)






Engineering

0 - < 30

30 - < 50

50 - < 70

70 - < 90

90+





Design and Planning

0 - < 30

30 - < 60

60 - < 80

80 - < 100

100+











Non-degree undergraduate

0 - < 30

30 - < 60

na

60 - 90

90+