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.

  • 2015-2016 expires Summer 2021
  • 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

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 Minor – Beverage Management (BV M) effective Fall 2021
More Academic dates and deadlines can be found on the Registrar’s website.

Spring Semester 2021: Calendar for Degree Audit/Adviser Lists:

  • Monday, January 25. Coursework begins
  • Friday, Febuary 26. Last day to drop a first half-semester course without extenuating circumstances
  • Friday, March 19. Last day to drop a second half-semester course without extenuating circumstances
  • Friday, April 2. Last day to add/drop a full-semester courses or withdraw without extenuating circumstances
  • Monday, April 5. Summer 2021 and Fall 2021 Registration begins
  • Friday, April 16. Last day to add/drop a second half-semester course without extenuating circumstances
  • Friday, May 7. Spring Semester ends
  • Summer Semester 2021: Calendar for Degree Audit/Adviser Lists:

    • Monday, May 17. Session I begins
    • Monday, May 31. University Holiday – offices closed
    • Monday, June 14. Session II begins
    • Friday, June 25. Last day to add/drop a Session I courses or withdraw without extenuating circumstances
    • Monday, July 5. University Holiday – offices closed
    • Friday, July 9. Last day to drop a full-session 12-week course without extenuating circumstances
    • Friday, July 9. Session I ends
    • Friday, July 16. Last day to add/drop a Session II courses or withdraw without extenuating circumstances
    • Friday, August 6. Session II 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 adviser.

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 adviser immediately.

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

Adviser Instructions

Advisers 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 Advisers to run any student audit at the University. Instructions can be found on the Registrar’s website.