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Eligible undergraduate students who wish to return after an absence must file an application for readmission with the Office of the Registrar. Information can be found in the General Catalog and on the Office of the Registrar's Readmission web page.

For instructions for filing an application, please refer to the Undergraduate Readmission or Reinstatement Petition.

Questions may be directed to the Office of the Registrar via emailed ( or by calling 805-893-3592, option 1.

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