Important Registration Deadlines

Drop/Add:

Students are allowed 5 class days to drop and add classes. Students are required to discuss changes with their adviser.

Dates:
SPRING 2019 - 1/22/19-1/28/19
FALL 2019 - 8/26/19-8/30/19
SPRING 2020 - 1/21/20-1/27/20

Voluntary Course Withdrawl:

Beginning Fall 2018 for all students: Students may withdraw from a course up to and including the last day of classes of the same semester. Final semester seniors may withdraw from a course through the end of the 11th week of the spring semester. Students may use up to four voluntary course withdrawals in their four years at HWS, as long as the student doesn’t fall behind more than 2 credits toward graduation.

Deadlines:

Fall 2019

December 10, 2019

Spring 2019

May 6, 2019 (Seniors - April 12, 2019)

Authorized Course Withdrawl:

To withdraw from a course, you must petition the Committee on Standards for approval. Contact the Dean’s office for the appropriate form and to discuss/begin the process

Change from Graded Course to Credit/No Credit/D Credit:

Students entering HWS prior to Fall 2018: Changes of a graded course to CR/DCR/NC are due by the 11th week of the semester.  DCR grades are included in the maximum of four D-range grades permitted toward graduation.

FOR STUDENTS WHO ENTERED PRIOR TO FALL 2018:
CHANGE FROM GRADED COURSE TO CREDIT/NO CREDIT/”D” CREDIT COURSE BY END OF 11TH WEEK FOR FALL AND SPRING SEMESTERS.

SENIORS IN THEIR FINAL SEMESTER HAVE ONLY UNTIL THE END OF THE 11TH WEEK OF SPRING SEMESTER.

FALL ’19: November 8, 2019
SPRING ’19: April 12, 2019

Contact: Registrar’s Office

Students entering HWS Fall 2018 or later: ALL courses are taken for a grade and may not be changed to the CR/DCR/NC option until after final grades are posted. Fall courses: Students may change to the CR/DCR/NC option until the 6th week of the immediately following spring semester. Spring courses: Students may change to the CR/DCR/NC option until the 2nd week of the immediately following fall semester. Final semester seniors: Students may change to the CR/DCR/NC option until the end of the 11th week of the same semester the course is taken.  Changes are not reversible. A total of four CR/DCR courses and D-range grades combined may be applied toward graduation.

FOR STUDENTS WHO ENTERED FALL 2018 AND LATER:
CHANGE FROM GRADED COURSE TO CREDIT/NO CREDIT/”D” CREDIT COURSE BY END OF SIXTH WEEK OF SPRING SEMESTER: March 1, 2019 for fall 2018 courses.

FOR COURSES TAKEN IN THE SPRING SEMESTER, STUDENTS HAVE UNTIL 2ND WEEK OF FALL SEMESTER TO MAKE A CHANGE: September 6, 2019.

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