98 and 198 Special Studies Courses

Following the recommendations of the Special Studies Working Group Final Report, the Division of Undergraduate Education provides the following information to assist department chairs and faculty who are considering approval of Special Studies courses numbered 98 and 198 that are facilitated by undergraduate students. This information is also relevant to undergraduate students planning to facilitate a 98 or 198 Special Studies course under faculty sponsorship.

Please note that this information does not apply to:

  • Special Studies courses numbered 97, 197, 99, 199

  • Any Special Studies courses facilitated by graduate students

  • 98 or 198 courses designed and taught by faculty members