- All new preparatory year students will be given preparatory courses by the Office of the University Registrar.
- If the total credit hours are ≤ 11, then the students can apply to register freshmen courses* such that, total registered hours for both preparatory and freshmen should be ≤ 13 credit hours.

- All continuing preparatory year students will be given preparatory courses by The Office of the University Registrar.
- If the total credit hours are ≤ 13, then the student can register freshmen courses* thru KFUPM Portal, such that the total registered hours for both preparatory and freshmen should be ≤ 15 credit hours. (Only one course can be taken from IAS department).
- If the total credit hours are ≤ 8, then the student can register freshmen courses* thru KFUPM Portal such that, total registered hours for both preparatory and freshmen should be ≤ 10 credit hours. (Only one course can be taken from IAS department).

***Table : List of freshmen courses that can be registered.**

ACCT110 | CHEM111 | IAS 101 | MATH101 * | PHYS102 |

ARC 110 | CP 101 | IAS 111 | MATH102 * | PHYS133 |

ARE 100 | ECON101 | IAS 131 | MATH105 * | |

CE 101 | ECON102 | ICS 101 | MATH106 * | |

CHEM101 | ENGL101 | ICS 102 | MIS 101 | |

CHEM102 | ENGL102 | ICS 103 | PHYS101 |