Beach Pledge

ATLAS and major department advisors support students in the Beach Pledge Program throughout their academic career.

Complete your Beach Pledge advising requirement each term by selecting ONE of the following advising options:

CLA Fall 2020 Freshmen

You will you will complete your Beach Pledge advising requirement via our Freshman Mandatory Advising process.

Admitted in Fall 2020

FOUR-YEAR OPTION

  • Attend Freshman Mandatory Advising (FMA) with ATLAS in Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 semesters.
  • Earn at least 30 units by the end of Summer 2021.
  • Maintain minimum 3.0 overall and 2.5 major (if applicable) GPA each semester.
  • Ensure completion of all remaining requirements by the end of Spring 2024.

TWO-YEAR OPTION

  • Complete your AD-T Contract and indicate “following” by posted due date (emailed mid-Fall semester).
  • Attend Virtual Drop-in Advising OR submit a Beach Pledge Schedule Plan form prior to enrolling in Fall 2021 classes.
  • Earn at least 90 units by the end of Summer 2021.
  • Maintain minimum 3.0 overall and 2.5 major GPA each semester.
  • Ensure completion of all remaining requirements by the end of Spring 2022.

For further information about the Beach Pledge Program, please visit the University’s website.

Admitted in Fall 2019

FOUR-YEAR OPTION

  • Attend Virtual Drop-in Advising OR submit a Beach Pledge Schedule Plan form prior to enrolling in Fall 2021 classes.
  • Earn at least 60 units by the end of Summer 2021.
  • Maintain minimum 3.0 overall and 2.5 major (if applicable) GPA each semester.
  • Ensure completion of all remaining requirements by the end of Spring 2023.

TWO-YEAR OPTION

  • Apply to graduate for Spring 2021 (or earlier) by deadline: October 15, 2020.
  • Maintain minimum 3.0 overall and 2.5 major GPA each semester.
  • Ensure completion of all remaining requirements by the end of Spring 2021.

For further information about the Beach Pledge Program, please visit the University’s website.

Admitted in Fall 2018

FOUR-YEAR OPTION

  • Attend Virtual Drop-in Advising OR submit a Beach Pledge Schedule Plan form prior to enrolling in Fall 2021 classes.
  • Earn at least 90 units by the end of Summer 2021.
  • Maintain minimum 3.0 overall and 2.5 major GPA each semester.
  • Ensure completion of all remaining requirements by the end of Spring 2022.

For further information about the Beach Pledge Program, please visit the University’s website.

Admitted in Fall 2017

FOUR-YEAR OPTION

  • Apply to graduate for Spring 2021 (or earlier) by deadline: October 15, 2020.
  • Maintain minimum 3.0 overall and 2.5 major GPA each semester.
  • Ensure completion of all remaining requirements by the end of Spring 2021.

For further information about the Beach Pledge Program, please visit the University’s website.

CLA Beach Pledge Eligibility Guidelines

Registration

  • Enroll during priority registration period on assigned enrollment date and time
  • Pay tuition and fees by the due dates
  • Update advisor regarding upcoming semester schedule plan

Units & GPA

  • Earn 30 baccalaureate units per academic year
  • Maintain minimum 3.00 cumulative GPA and 2.50 major GPA
  • Must not be on Academic Probation

Degree Objectives

  • Complete all degree objectives within pledged graduation term and AD-T contract requirements (if applicable)
  • Consult a CLA advisor if changing degree objective(s)