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Office of the Registrar

Our mission is to provide accurate and timely academic, registration and record services to students, faculty and staff in a welcoming and helpful environment; to advocate for student educational achievement to the highest standard and support student goals; and to uphold the mission of the institution to graduate citizens prepared to assume constructive roles in local, national and global communities.

We are committed to providing professional and timely service for your requests.

Important Dates and Deadlines - Fall 2019:

Desired ChangeDeadlinesWithin DeadlinesAfter Deadlines
Add Course

Full term - August 29
Early 10 week - August 28
Late 10 week - October 9
Early 12 week - August 28
Late 12 week - September 25
Early 8 week - August 27
Mid-start 8 week - September 24
Late 8 week - October 22
1st 5 week - August 27
2nd 5 week - October 1
3rd 5 week - November 5
Four week - August 27

Weekend classes must be added
no later than the close of business
day prior to the class date.
 

Online instructor permission required
only if class is closed or requires special permission.  Should be done online – MyWestern

Instructor permission is required through the drop deadline
(see section below).  
Adding a class after the drop
deadline requires department chair approval.  A signed add form must be turned in to the Office of the Registrar in Taylor Hall.
 

Drop Course

Full term - September 12
Early 10 week - September 6
Late 10 week - October 17
Early 12 week - September 9
Late 12 week - October 7
Early 8 week - September 3
Mid-start 8 week - October 1
Late 8 week - October 29
1st 5 week - August 30
2nd 5 week - October 4
3rd 5 week - November 8
Four week - August 30

Weekend classes must be dropped by contacting the Office of the Registrar at 943.7003, by the close of business day prior to the start of class.

Students must drop a course during the first 15 percent of the class meetings.

No permission is required to drop
a course. A refund will be given
if applicable. Drops are completed through MyWestern.

Should be done online – MyWestern,
except weekend classes which
must be done through the Office of the Registrar.
 

Not Permitted

 (see Withdraw from a Course)

Withdraw from a Course

Full term - November 7
Early 10 week - October 10
Late 10 week - November 21
Early 12 week - October 21
Late 12 week - November 18
Early 8 week - October 2
Mid-start 8 week - October 30
Late 8 week - December 4
1st 5 week - September 18
2nd 5 week - October 23
3rd 5 week - December 4
Four week - September 13

Weekend classes are ineligible for withdrawal.

Students must withdraw before two-thirds of class has occurred.

Advisor and instructor signatures required on a withdraw slip.  Will appear on record as a “W”. No Refund. Withdraw slip must be turned in to the Office of the Registrar.

Not Permitted.

Total Withdrawal from the University

Handled in the Students Affairs Office, located in Taylor Hall

  
Credit/No Credit Option (Audit)

Same as add deadline.

Must be done in the Office of the Registrar, located in Taylor Hall.

Not Permitted.