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College of Health

Class override forms

Use the links below to submit your class override request. You need to be enrolled in the current term. Your request will be processed and an email sent to you within 1-2 weeks.

Capacity override

To request a capacity override for a Corvallis campus class, add yourself to the course wait-list during phase two of registration and contact your advisor for further assistance.

Ecampus courses

Please note that Ecampus courses for Public Health (H) and Human Development and Family Sciences (HDFS) are restricted to fully Ecampus students during Phase 1 of Registration.

If it is urgent that you register for an Ecampus course in Phase 1 and you are not enrolled as an Ecampus student, please complete one of the above override forms and include a statement about why you need to enroll in a particular course more immediately.

Requesting overrides for courses outside of the College of Health


For prerequisite overrides based on transfer coursework, use the Integrative Biology Override Request Form. For other biology or zoology course issues, please contact the Integrative Biology office at [email protected] or call 541-737-2993.


For prerequisite overrides based on transfer coursework or test scores, use the Chemistry Override Request Form. For other chemistry course issues, contact the main chemistry office through email (preferred) [email protected] or call 541- 737‐2081.


Some math sections are restricted to EOP students (09x sections) or INTO students (6xx sections) - only these students can take these. For prerequisite overrides based on transfer coursework or test scores, please use the Math Override Request Form. For other math, email [email protected].


Petitions are requests for exceptions to established policies within the College of Health.

Class attempts

Use the College of Health petition for a third (or more) attempt for a required course in your major or minor.

Course substitution

Use one of the petition for course substitution forms below (major requirement, bacc core, or HHS 231) to request a transfer course be used to meet a degree requirement. For example, if you took MTH 100 at a community college and want it to be substituted for MTH 105.

Major requirement course substitution

Use the College of Health petition for major requirement course substitution to substitute a course for a major requirement.

This petition only includes courses in:

  • human development and family sciences (HDFS)
  • kinesiology (KIN)
  • nutrition (NUTR)
  • public health (H)

Bacc Core course substitution

To petition for a transfer course to be substituted for a particular Baccalaureate Core class or other non-HDFS, KIN, NUTR, or H course, please review the following options.

Bacc core category

If you’d like a transfer course to be considered for fulfilling a bacc core category (i.e., Western Culture or Cultural Diversity), you may submit the Transfer Credit Petition for Bacc Core.

Specific OSU course

If you’d like a transfer course to be reviewed to count as a specific OSU course, then please complete and submit the OSU Office of Admissions' Transfer Course Equivalency Petition (pdf) by reaching out to the department of that specific course (i.e., the Psychology department for a psychology course).

HHS 231 substitution

If petitioning for an HHS 231 substitution, see Transfer Course Equivalency.

Student dispute resolution policy

The Student Dispute Resolution Policy for the College of Health provides students with a mechanism to address and resolve questionable treatment by members of the College of Health, including faculty, staff and administrators.

TBA form

Request for "To-Be-Arranged" course.

Special approval is required for some courses. Students must obtain approval from the instructor and their advisor prior to registering for the course. Instructors must be faculty members in the academic program in which the course is offered (e.g., KIN courses must be taught by Kinesiology faculty, H courses must be taught by faculty in one of the Public Health programs).

Please Note In addition to completing this form you must register for the course after the approval override has been performed by office staff. After the 2nd week of classes, you must also submit the Petition for Late Change of Registration and pay additional fees.