Degree audits

Sarah Frette is the College Degree Audit Coordinator. Questions about degree audits may be emailed to ablasian@iastate.edu or call 515-294-1522.The Iowa State University Catalogs are updated yearly along with the degree audits.  Below are the term and year each current catalog expires.

  • 2016-2017 expires Summer 2022
  • 2017-2018 expires Summer 2023
  • 2018-2019 expires Summer 2024
  • 2019-2020 expires Summer 2025
  • 2020-2021 expires Summer 2026
  • 2021-2022 expires Summer 2027

Updated text for U.S. Diversity and International Perspective requirement satisfied with one course – item number 3: U.S. Diversity and International Perspectives

New Curriculum:

  • NEW LAS Minor – Ethics (ETHCS) effective Fall 2021
  • NEW COB Course Designator – Heathcare Management (HCM) effective Fall 2021
  • NEW COB Major – Human Resource Management (HRM) effective Fall 2021
  • NEW COB Minor – Beverage Management (BV M) effective Fall 2021
  • NEW CHS Second Major Only – Education Secondary (EDSEC) effective Fall 2021
  • NEW CHS Minor – Fashion Culture History and Social Justice (FCHSJ) effective Fall 2021
  • NEW ENGR Minor – Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS) effective Fall 2021
  • NEW CALS Certificate – Beef Cattle Production Management (BCPM) effective Fall 2021
  • NEW CALS Certificate – Swine Production Management (SWPM) effective Fall 2021
  • NEW CALS Certificate – Poultry Production Management (POPM) effective Fall 2021
  • NEW CALS Certificate – Equine Science and Management (EQSM) effective Fall 2021
  • NEW Interdisciplinary Minor – Preservation and Cultural (PCH) effective Fall 2021
  • NEW COB Degree – Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) effective Spring 2022
  • NEW COB Pre-Major – PreBusiness Administration (P BBA) effective Spring 2022
  • NEW COB Major – Business Administration (BBA) effective Spring 2022

More Academic dates and deadlines can be found on the Registrar’s website.

Fall Semester 2021: Academic Calendar

  • Monday, August 23. Semester begins.
  • Monday, September 6. University Holiday – offices closed
  • Friday, September 24. Last day to add/drop a first half-semester course without extenuating circumstances.
  • Friday, October 15. First half-semester courses ends.
  • Monday, October 18. Second half-semester courses begins.
  • Wednesday, October 20. Registration period for Spring 2022 begins.
  • Friday, October 29. Last day to add/drop full semester courses without extenuating circumstances.
  • Friday, November 19. Last day to add/drop second half-semester course without extenuating circumstances.
  • Thursday – Friday, November 25-26. University Holidays – offices closed
  • Friday, December 17. Fall semester ends.

Winter Session 2021-2022: Academic Calendar

  • Monday, December 20. Classes begins.
  • Friday & Monday, December 24 & 27. University  Holidays – offices closed
  • Friday, December 31. University Holiday – offices closed
  • Friday, January 14. Classes ends.

Student Instructions:

Students may access real-time degree audits through AccessPlus, ISU Degree Audit system. Look up different majors and/or minors by running a “what-if” degree audit. Questions regarding your degree audit, contact your academic advisor.

Graduating seniors should review their degree audit(s) at the beginning of their term of graduation. If there are any unresolved requirements see your academic advisor immediately.

More specific instructions can be found on the Registrar’s website.

Advisor Instructions

Advisors may access real-time degree audits through AccessPlus, ISU Degree Audit system. Look up different majors and/or minors by running a “what-if” degree audit.

Making degree audit changes for your student through AccessPlus, on the Degree Audit Adjustment Form (DAAF). For the DAAF instruction manual, please contact your Departmental Advising Coordinator, download in Cybox under Advising Council folder or Sarah Frette.

ISU Degree Audit system now allows Advisors to run any student audit at the University. Instructions can be found on the Registrar’s website.