Student Resources

The Creative Writing Department has many resources for your education. Other departments on campus are here to help you, too.

Resources in Creative Writing

Have an incident with faculty, staff, or students? State Bias Incident Education Team (BIET) and reporting process is the place to start!
Find our class list for each semester, our current Community Projects listings, our student organization information, scholarships and contests, social media information, and outside resources (not associated with SFSU) in our links to the left. Below are some of the offices on campus that can help you with some of your questions!

Please follow all instructions as shown on the specific form.

  • Academic Probation Hold Clearance Form (PDF) – For removal of academic probation hold, once GPA has been brought to a minimum 2.0

  • Exceed Max Units (PDF) – To enroll in 20 units or more during the fall and spring semester

  • Independent Study (699/899) (PDF) – For eligible students to receive approval for independent study

  • Waiver of College Regulations (PDF) – Waivers for various issues such as adding a course already repeated, late add of course for current semester and late graduation application

  • Withdrawals – Current-semester withdrawals are handled electronically and only after the last day to drop has passed. Click the link to see the acceptable and non-acceptable reasons for current-semester withdrawal.

  • Change of Grade (PDF) – Request to change letter grade or incomplete grade

  • Course Substitution/Waiver Form (PDF) – Substitution or waiver for courses taken at another institution or under another major or minor program

For more additional forms and petitions, visit the Registrar’s Office.