If you do not wish to pursue a degree program at UAH but wish to take courses independently, you may enter as a non-degree seeking student with departmental approval.


Create Your Charger Status Account

Charger Status will help you navigate the UAH Graduate Admissions process. Through your Charger Status account, you can:

  • Apply for graduate admission
  • Track the status of your application
  • Upload admissions supplemental items for review
  • View your admissions decision

Submit Your Application

After creating your Charger Status account, you will be directed to the application for admission. Complete the application and pay the $60 application fee. Current UAH students and UAH alumni may be eligible to receive an application fee discount. Please contact our office for verification to receive the discount code.

Note

  • For each term you wish to enroll as a non-degree graduate student, you will need to submit a new application for admission and a new completed Non-Degree Course Approval Form. 
  • Should you decide to pursue a graduate degree at UAH, you will need to complete a new application for admission and submit all required supplemental items.
  • Students who enroll as a non-degree student are not eligible for federal financial aid. Standard tuition and fees apply to students who take courses as a non-degree student.
  • Individuals with an F-1 or F-2 Academic Student Visa or a B Visitor's Visa are not eligible to apply to a non-degree program per federal regulations.

Submit Supporting Documents

Transcripts

Non-degree students may submit unofficial transcripts for admissions consideration and should be uploaded directly to Charger Status. 

Non-Degree Course Approval Form

In order to be considered for admission as a non-degree graduate student, you must submit the Non-Degree Course Approval Form by uploading it directly to Charger Status. On your My Account page, click on your application, and then, click on "Supplemental Items & Documents." Please note, completion of this form will require you to get department approval for each course you wish to take. 

Can I transfer UAH non-degree credits to a degree program?

Should you decide to pursue a graduate degree at UAH, you will need to complete a new application for admission and submit all required supplemental items. You may apply a maximum of 12 graduate hours earned as a non-degree student to a graduate degree program.  A minimum grade of B- is required for each course to be eligible for transfer to a degree program. 

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