A measurement of academic achievement based on the number of credit hours earned. For example, students with 90 or more credits are seniors, juniors have 60 or more credits, and sophomores have at least 30 credits.
Computed attribute of student based on number of academic units completed. Used to determine priority in course enrollment. Real-world meaning of values: Freshman Less than 90 units Sophomore Between 90 and 180 units Junior Between 180 and 270 units Senior More than 270 units completed
Freshmen and sophomores--your standing is linked to the number of college hours you have completed toward graduation, not the number of years you have been in college.