Graduation requirements

Candidates for all bachelor's degrees must meet the following requirements while in residence at Valparaiso University. Consult the General Catalog for specific General Education and major field requirements.

  • At least half (with a minimum of 15 credits) the number of credit hours required in the major, minor or concentration option.
  • At least three credits in theology.
  • At least 30 of the last 40 credits presented for the degree from Valparaiso University.
  • Maintain at least a 2.0 (C) grade point average.

If you have questions regarding acceptance of your work to meet Valparaiso University requirements, please contact the Office of Admission. The Office of the Registrar officially evaluates all course work and provides you with a "Statement of Equivalence" after admission to the University.