A student may add courses or change a standard graded course to Pass/Fail or Audit during the first two weeks of a full term, the first week of a half term or mini-term, or before the second class meeting of a less than one-month mini-term.
A student may drop a course(s) during the first two weeks of a full term, the first week of a half term or mini-term, or before the second class meeting of a less than one-month mini-term. No record of the student’s brief enrollment will be recorded.
Courses may be dropped during the third through the ninth week of classes in a full term, during the second through the fourth week of classes in a half term or mini-term, and before the third class meeting in a less than one-month mini-term. Beyond those deadlines, the mark of W will appear on the transcript.
The effective date of the drop is the date the drop form is received and signed at the Enrollment Services Counter.
Instructor Requested Drop
A student who is absent from class meetings of a course during the first week of any term and does not inform the instructor or the instructor's department of his/her intention to continue as a class member may receive a request, by the instructor, to drop the course. The student is responsible for processing all paperwork to officially drop this or any course. Please consult the Registration & Records website for procedures on how to drop courses.