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Course Enrollment Minimums


  • Assistant to the Director - Christine Steggs: csteggs1@unl.edu,  908 HARH, EC 0989   Phone: 402-472-8120

Courses that fall below the CASNR minimum must have a written justification on file in order for the faculty member to full receive credit for teaching the course.

CASNR Policy on course minimums: 15 students for 100-200 level courses; 10 for 300-400 level; 6 for 800 level; 6 for 400/800 level; 3 for 900 level.

CAS Policy on course minimums: 100 or 200 level course, 16 minimum; 300/400 level course, 12 minimum; 400/800 level, 10 minimum; 800 level, 7 minimum; 900 level, 5 minimum.


CASNR Courses: Several weeks before the start of the semester, the Assistant to the Director will contact faculty with low-enrollment courses to gather justification to teach the course. The Director will submit a request to CASNR.