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									                                                                                                               CREDIT TRANSFER REQUEST FORM
                                                                                                                                                                                                              (Joint and Dual Degree Programs)
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Instructions: Students requesting transfer credits from joint or dual degree programs should complete this form, attach an
unofficial transcript, and submit to Assistant Dean of Students for review and approval. Approved credits will be applied towards
Juris Doctor graduation requirements and will appear on a special transcript prepared by the Law School Registrar’s Office.
Transfer credit grades will appear on transcript, but will not factor into official Law grade point average.

Student Name:                                                                                                            ID Number:                                                            Email:
 Joint/Dual Degree                                                                                                                                     Anticipated JD
         Program:                                                                                                                                    Completion Date:

                                                                                                  Requested Transfer Credits
Transfer Credits under Rule 3.3(c) (up to six graduate or professional credits 5000-level or greater)
 Subject                  Course                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Credits
(i.e. “LAW”)              Number                              Course Name/Description                                                   Professor                          Term                    Grade               Credits                  approved




Transfer Credits under Rule 8.31(a) (up to six graduate or professional credits that are “substantially law-related”)*
 Subject                  Course                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Credits
(i.e. “LAW”)              Number                              Course Name/Description                                                   Professor                          Term                    Grade               Credits                  approved



*attach explanation if legal relevance not clear from course name or if course not pre-approved in Memorandum of Agreement

                                                                                                             Residence Credits
Rule 4 requires six “Residence Credits” for graduation, earned for each full-time semester (12 or more credit)s. Residence credit
is also granted for joint and dual degree students for each full-time semester that includes at least six Law credits. ½ residence
credit granted for any U of MN summer session of at least 6 Law credits.

Number of residence credits earned while enrolled through the Law School: _________ _____________

Number of residence credits earned while enrolled in non-Law program: __________ _____________

If under six total residence credits earned, is a waiver requested? _____________ ___________

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                                                                                       Approval of Dean or Dean’s Delegate
After review of the above-named student’s academic record and this Credit Transfer Request, I hereby approve
transfer of __ __ non-law credits to apply towards the student’s juris doctor degree requirements.

[optional] The student is also approved for a waiver of ___ ___ semester(s) of residence credit pursuant to Rule 4.

Student is on track to graduate as of ____ ____ [semester and year].

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Signature of Dean or Dean’s Delegate                                                                                                                             Date

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