Join the vibrant educational community at the College at Wise—even if you are not seeking a degree.

Center for Teaching Excellence Application Requirements and Registration 

The Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE) offers undergraduate-level courses that meet the needs of those with (1) a provisional teaching license who are seeking full licensure and those with (2) full teaching licenses seeking recertification. Learn more about coursework offerings and applying through the CTE.

Admission Requirements, Application Process, and Registration

As a non-degree seeking student, you must submit a completed general application for admission, indicating that you are not seeking a degree. 

If you’re a non-degree student, you may enroll for a maximum of seven (7) hours per semester. Students who already hold a bachelor’s degree or higher may take an unlimited number of hours per semester.

Additional Information

  • If you are a non-degree seeking student, you are not eligible for financial aid, cannot reside in campus housing, and are not assigned an academic advisor.
  • If you are a student who has been suspended from UVA Wise, you must appeal to the Academic Appeals Committee for permission to enroll as a non-degree seeking student.
  • UVA Wise offers non-degree seeking students a wide variety of degrees, programs and courses to choose from. Find a detailed overview in our College Catalog or browse a complete listing of upcoming course offerings.
  • Learn more about tuition and fees for non-degree students.