USC Office of Articulation

Online Pre-Approval Form: Frequently Asked Questions

How long will a pre-approval take?

This depends on what courses were requested.

If you clicked on a course that was already on the list, your TCR should be updated within 5-10 minutes.

If you added missing course work, this will show up on your TCR as an “unknown” course needing “further review.” Evaluation of unknown course work will be completed in 10-15 days. This will be displayed on the TCR as shown below: