Las Positas College Student Veterans.

Unit Equivalency

VA converts credit earned during nonstandard quarters or semesters to credit hour equivalents. VA makes the conversion, not school. When enrollment periods overlaps, credit hour equivalents for the period of the overlap are combined.

The credit hour equivalency tables show training time for nonstandard length quarters and semesters. To determine the number of weeks:

  1. Count the number of days in the enrollment period (first day through the last day).
  2. Divide by 7.
  3. Disregard a remaninder of 3 days or less and consider a remainder of 4 days or more a full week. (Remember not to confuse remainder of days with the decimal place)

Use the chart below to find the Semester Hour Equivalency.

Hour Equivalency Key

  • FT : Full TIme
  • ¾ : Three-Quarter Time
  • ½ : Half Time
  • ½ : One-Quarter Time

Semester
hours per
term

15+
wk

14
wk

13
wk

12
wk

11
wk

10
wk

9
wk

8
wk

7
wk

6
wk

5
wk

4
wk

3
wk

2
wk

1
wk

12 or more

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

11

¾

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

10

¾

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

9

¾

¾

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

8

½

¾

¾

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

7

½

¾

¾

¾

¾

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

6

½

½

½

¾

¾

¾

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

5

½

½

½

½

½

¾

¾

¾

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

4

½

½

½

½

½

½

½

½

¾

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

FT

3

¼

¼

½

½

½

½

½

½

½

¾

¾

FT

FT

FT

FT

2

¼

¼

¼

¼

¼

¼

½

½

½

½

½

¾

FT

FT

FT

1

¼

¼

¼

¼

¼

¼

¼

¼

¼

¼

¼

½

½

¾

FT


FT

= Fulltime

¾

= 3/4 time

½

= 1/2 time

¼

= 1/4 time

 

 

Las Positas Veterans First Program
Veterans Office
Veterans Resource Center
BLDG 1310
(next to the flag pole and book store)

Tel: 925.424.1570/1572
Fax: 925.424-1574

Veterans Office Hours and
Veterans Resource Center Hours

FALL 2016
AUGUST 15th - DECEMBER 20th
Mon: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tues.: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wed.: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thurs: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri.: 9:00 AM - NOON

Contact Us

Todd Steffan
TSteffan@laspositascollege.edu

Veterans First Coordinator
925.424.1570/1572
Office: 1314

 

Support the Veterans First Program

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