August 25, 2020

Add/Drop/Withdrawal Dates for Spring 2020

The Spring 2021 add/drop period begins on Friday, November 13. 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

  • Wednesday, February 10 - add first 7 week courses
  • Sunday, February 14 - drop first 7 week courses
  • Sunday, February 14 - add or drop second 7 week courses. Add and drops can continue to be made until April 12 with approval of the instructor and advisor by contacting the Office of the Registrar.
  • Sunday, February 14 - add or drop full semester courses. Changes can continue to be made until February 19 with approval of the instructor and advisor by contacting the Office of the Registrar.

In the Office of the Registrar

Courses that do require instructor or departmental approval must be made in person, in the Office of the Registrar, until the deadlines below.

Your advisor's signature is required when making changes in the Office of the Registrar. The instructor's, as well as the advisor's signature is required to audit a class, or enroll in a closed course. The instructor's, advisor's and department chair's signatures are required to enroll in independent work. Printed emails are accepted as signatures.

1st seven week courses

  • Friday, February 12 - add, drop or audit first 7 week courses with instructor and advisor's approval
  • Friday, February 26- last day to withdraw from first 7 week courses with a "W" with advisor's approval

Full semester courses

  • Friday, February 19 - 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, April 16 - last day to withdraw from full semester courses with a "W" with advisor's approval

2nd seven week courses

  • Wednesday, March 31 - add second 7 week courses without instructor approval, but with advisor's approval
  • Friday, April 2- 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, April 16 - last day to withdraw from second 7 week courses with a "W" with advisor's approval

Refer to Important Dates for Students 2020-21 (PDF) for the schedule for all add, drop and withdrawal dates.