Compass Course Replacement Application


Compass Requirement Replacement Application

Compass Replacement and Waiver Policy

This form is for students wishing to petition to substitute another course to meet a Compass Requirement in the following areas:

  • Navigate
  • Inclusiveness
  • Sustainability
  • Upper Division Writing Intensive

UCCS Advisor may review and approve transfer course to replace the following requirements, so they do not require a petition.

  • Explore Courses
  • Lower Division Writing Intensive

The following Compass requirements cannot be waived or replaced and must be completed by designated courses at UCCS.

  • Summit Experience
  • Writing Portfolio

If you wish to petition for a compass requirement to be waived rather than replaced with another course, please use this form instead.

If you wish to petition to have your GPS requirement waived, see this form.

The Compass Curriculum Director is the ultimate authority for exceptions to requirements and policies for this campus-wide education program.


Student Information

Have you discussed this petition with your advisor?

Letter of Explanation

Petitions without an explanation will not be reviewed by the committee.