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Drop/Add & Course Request Dates

Course Request Availability

  • Fall 2020: March 24 - April 7, 2020
  • Spring 2021: October 27 - November 10, 2020
  • Summer 2021: Summer no longer has course request.
  • Fall 2021: March 23 - April 6, 2021

 

Web Drop/Add Availability

Add/Drop/Resign Dates Add Drop Last Day to Resign
Fall 2020 4/25/20 - 5/29/20 & 7/13/20 at 6pm - 8/28/20 4/25/20 - 5/29/20 & 7/13/20 - 12/9/20 10/26/20
Spring 2021 12/5/20 - 1/25/21 12/5/20 - 3/1/21 3/30/21
S1: First 6 Week Summer Session 2021 3/16/21 - 5/26/21 3/16/21 - 6/7/21 6/15/21
S2: Second 6 Week Summer Session 2021 3/16/21 - 7/9/21 3/16/21 - 7/20/21 7/28/21
S3: 12 Week Summer Session 2021 3/16/21 - 5/27/21 3/16/21 - 6/22/21 7/8/21
Fall 2021 4/24/21 - 5/28/21 & 8/2/21 - 8/27/21 4/24/21 - 5/28/21 & 8/2/21 - 10/4/21 10/25/20

 

  • The university processes all course requests received according to availability of seats in course requests.
  • Schedule adjustments are allowed during the "DROPADD" timeframe.
  • Departments may allow entry in course sections that are at capacity ("FULL").
  • See the department offering the course to determine the process to request a "Force-Add" (registration over capacity).
  • Departments may not Force-Add over published room capacities.
  • Access: Authorized access to HokieSpa is based on the student's PID (password assistance: 4-HELP, 540-231-4357)
  • Note: There is no priority given to processing a student's request if entered the first day of course request nor is there a penalty for entering a request the final day of course request.
  • However, waiting until the last day of the course request period ensures difficulty in accessing the system due to the higher volume of activity.