August 3, 2021

Add/Drop/Withdrawal Dates for Fall 2021

The Fall 2021 add/drop period begins on Friday, April 23. At this date, all students will be able to register and make schedule changes. 

Online

Current students who have been authorized by their advisor may register and add/drop spring courses online, that do not require instructor or departmental approvals, until

  • Monday, August 30 - add first 7 week courses
  • Wednesday, September 1 - drop first 7 week courses
  • Wednesday, September 1  - add or drop second 7 week courses. Add and drops can continue to be made until October 22 with approval of the instructor and advisor by submitting a course change form.
  • Wednesday, September 1 - add or drop full semester courses. Changes can continue to be made until September 8 with approval of the instructor and advisor by submitting a course change form.

In the Office of the Registrar

Courses that do require advisor, instructor or departmental approval must be made by submission of the appropriate  course change form.

 The instructor's, as well as the advisor's approval are required to audit a class, or enroll in a closed course. The instructor's, advisor's and department chair's approvals are required to enroll in independent work. The approvals of both instructors are required to enroll in a time conflict.

Course Change Form - Undergraduate students
Use this automated form for these registration changes - add/drops, audits, pass/no pass, withdrawing from a course.

Course Change Form - Undergraduate students - Independent Work
Use this automated form to add an independent work course.

Course Change Form - Undergraduate students - Time conflicts
Use this automated form to request approval for courses that have time conflicts.

1st seven week courses

  • Wednesday, September 1 - add, drop or audit first 7 week courses with instructor and advisor's approval
  • Friday, September 17 - last day to withdraw from first 7 week courses with a "W" with advisor's approval

Full semester courses

  • Wednesday, September 8 - last day to add full semester course with instructor's and advisor's approval, or drop full semester courses without a "W" or audit full semester courses with advisor's approval
  • Friday, November 5 - last day to withdraw from full semester courses with a "W" with advisor's approval

2nd seven week courses

  • Wednesday, October 20 - add second 7 week courses without instructor approval, but with advisor's approval
  • Friday, October 22 - add or audit second 7 week courses with instructor's and advisor's approval, or drop second 7 week courses with advisor's approval
  • Friday, November 5 - last day to withdraw from second 7 week courses with a "W" with advisor's approval

Refer to Important Dates for Students 2021-22 (PDF) for the schedule for all add, drop and withdrawal dates.