Add/Drop Deadlines

Students are responsible for their class schedule and meeting registration deadlines.  It is important to verify any changes made to your schedule by you, or office staff, have been done correctly. The deadlines apply to courses that meet for the full term. Contact the Registrar's Office for information on the deadlines for courses that meet during the first session or second session of the term.

Note: A student registered for more than 4.25 academic units (or 4.75 units including at least .50 unit of activity credit) in the fall and spring terms is subject to a tuition overload fee unless the overload is alleviated by the last day to drop without record. For details concerning tuition refunds, see the "Refunds and Adjustments" section of the university Bulletin or visit Student Financial Services.    For Fall 2020 semester only, students will be permitted, to enroll in up to 5 units of academic or activity coursework, without incurring a tuition overload charge

Fall 2020 Registration Deadlines

Continuing students may begin registering during registration week (April 6 - 10).  Registration is closed from April 11 - April 19. Continuing, returning, new transfer and graduate students may register during open registration (April 20 - August 20, 2020). Each student must be individually advised before registering. Undergraduate students will be released to register by their advisor.  Once the initial registration is complete a student may add or drop courses and permission is not required unless noted in the class schedule. However, it is recommended that a student consult their advisor if significant changes are being made to their schedule.

If a class closes students have the option to wait-list. The wait-list is ordered by the date and time a student is added to the list.  As seats become available students will be added once the wait-list process runs for a class.

August 31 is the first day of classes for the Fall 2020 semester and is the beginning of the Add/Drop Period. The last day to add a class is September 8.   The instructor has control of class enrollment as of the first day of the term.  The instructor may decide to add additional students. Although the wait-list process does not run, the instructor may choose to use the wait-list as a means to select additional students for the course. To authorize a student to add a class, the instructor will need the UPSID number from the student.  The UPSID number will be added to the permission list for the class.  The student will then be able to add the course to their schedule through their mypugetsound account. Email correspondence between the instructor and student indicating that permission has been given can be sent to the Registrar's Office at registrar@pugetsound.edu.  The last day to select the grade option typically coincides with the last day to add.  However, during the Fall 2020 term students will be given additional time to select Credit-No Credit grade option. 

The last day to drop a class without record is September 14. From August 31 - September 14 a student may drop a course without record and it will not be listed on the transcript. The instructor's acknowledgement is not required.  During the drop without record period, the student may sign-into the student portal through their myPugetSound account to use the Registration function or the student may contact the Registrar's Office to for assistance.

The last day to drop a class with an automatically assigned "W" grade is November 20, 2020.  From September 15 to November 20 a student may drop a course and automatically receive a "W". The student must have the instructor's acknowledgement to withdraw from a course. The student should contact the instructor and request to be placed on the permission to drop list.  Once the student has been placed on the list the student can withdraw from the course through their myPugetSound account.  Email correspondence between the instructor and student indicating that permission has been given can be sent to the Registrar's Office at registrar@pugetsound.edu. 

Spring 2021 Registration Deadlines

Continuing students may begin registering during registration week (November 6- 13 ). Continuing, returning, and transfer students may register during open registration (November 23, 2020 - January 14, 2021). Undergraduate students are assigned a registration time according to the number of completed units.  Each student must be individually advised before registering. Undergraduate students will be released to register by their advisor.  Once the initial registration is complete a student may add or drop courses and permission is not required unless noted in the class schedule. However, it is recommended that a student consult their advisor if significant changes are being made to their schedule.

If a class closes students have the option to wait-list. The wait-list is ordered by the date and time a student is added to the list. As seats become available students will be added through the wait-list process. 

Non-matriculants. A student or alumnus that would like to take a course and will not be applying for admission for the term can do so a non-matriculant. Students must complete a Non-matriculant Registration form.  The form can be sent by email to registrar@pugetsound.edu.  Registration for non-matriculants will be done during the first week of the term. 

January 19, 2021 is the first day of the Spring 2021 semester and is the beginning of the Add/Drop Period.   The last day to add a class or change a grade option (credit/no credit or audit) is January 26.  From January 19 - January 26  students may add courses to their schedule.  Students must contact the instructor of the course and request to be placed on the permission to add list for a class.  Once the instructor places the student on the permission to add list, the student must then add the class through their myPugetsound account.  If the course has a lecture and lab, email correspondence between the instructor and student indicating that permission has been given can be sent to the Registrar's Office at registrar@pugetsound.edu. 

The last day to drop a class without record is February 1. From January 19 - February 1 a student may drop a course and the course will not be listed on the transcript.  The student does not need the instructor's acknowledgement to drop.  To drop a course, the student may sign in to their myPugetsound account  or contact the Registrar's Office for assistance.

The last day to drop a class with an automatically assigned "W" grade is April 16.  From February 2 - April 16, a student may drop a course and automatically receive a "W". The student must have the instructor's acknowledgement to drop a course.  The student should contact the instructor and request to be placed on the permission to drop list.  The student must then withdraw from the class through their mypugetsound account.

 

Summer 2021 Registration Deadlines (Complete information will be added during the spring term)

There are three terms during the summer. Term I (May 17– June 25, 2021), Term II (June 28 – August 6, 2021) and Term A (June 14 – August 6, 2021).   Summer registration is open to matriculated as well as non-matriculated students.  There are no assigned registration times.  Early registration for all terms begins on April 12, 2021.   

If you are a non – graduating student continuing from the spring term, you may register, add, or drop courses for the summer session by signing into your student portal at my.PugetSound.edu.  You do not need to have your advisor release you to register for the summer session.  However, it is recommended that you speak with your advisor about your registration plans.

Non-matriculants. Students must complete a Non-matriculant Registration form.    The form can also be sent by email to registrar@pugetsound.edu

The deadlines for each term will be updated during the spring term. 

Term I
(May 17 – June 25)
Term II
(June 28– August 6)

Term A (MAT Courses)
(June 14– August 6)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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