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Bidding and Registration Dates




Bidding Phase I Begins: November 6 at 9:00am

Ends: November 9 at 5:00pm
100% Drop Only Phase Begins: November 11 at 9:00am

Ends: November 12 at 5:00pm
Bidding Phase II Begins: November 13 at 9:00am

Ends: November 16 at 5:00pm
100% Drop Only Phase


Begins: November 18 at 9:00am

Ends: November 19 at 5:00pm
Bid to Waitlist Phase



Begins: November 20 at 9:00am

Ends: November 23 at 5:00pm

Add/Drop I (75% point refund) Begins: November 30 at 8:00am

Ends: December 4 at 5:00pm
Add/Drop II (75% point refund) Begins: December 14 at 8:00am

Ends: January 4 at 7:59am 
Add/Drop III (50% point refund) Begins: January 4 at 8:00am

Ends: January 10 at 11:59pm
Drop deadlines for tuition refund Click here
Drop deadline for 10-week classes without academic penalty

January 29
Drop deadline for 5-week "A" classes without academic penalty January 15
Drop deadline for 5-week "B" classes without academic penalty

February 19
Bidding Phase I Begins: November 6 at 9:00am

Ends: November 9 at 5:00pm
100% Drop Only Phase Begins: November 11 at 9:00am

Ends: November 12 at 5:00pm
Bidding Phase II Begins: November 13 at 9:00am

Ends: November 16 at 5:00pm
100% Drop Only Phase


Begins: November 18 at 9:00am

Ends: November 19 at 5:00pm
Bid to Waitlist Phase



Begins: November 20 at 9:00am

Ends: November 23 at 5:00pm

Add/Drop I (75% point refund) Begins: November 30 at 8:00am

Ends: December 4 at 5:00pm
Add/Drop II (75% point refund) Begins: December 14 at 8:00am

Ends: January 4 at 7:59am 
Add/Drop III (50% point refund) Begins: January 4 at 8:00am

Ends: January 10 at 11:59pm
Drop deadlines for tuition refund Click here
Drop deadline for 10-week classes without academic penalty

January 29
Drop deadline for 5-week "A" classes without academic penalty January 15
Drop deadline for 5-week "B" classes without academic penalty

February 19



before the start of the 2nd class
Winter 2021
BID PHASE 1 November 6 at 9 am to
November 9 at 5pm

Use points to bid on sections allocated to your home program (Full-time students: sections 30s, 40s, 50s; 90s).

Alternate section options include same time, same professor, or any section.

100% Drop Only (100% bid point refund) November 11 at 12pm to
November 12 at 5pm
Drop any enrollments secured in Bidding Phase 1 for a 100% refund of bid points for use in Bidding Phase 2.
BID PHASE 2 November 13 at 12pm to
November 16 at 5pm
Use points to bid on open seats in your program (Full-time students: sections 30s, 40s, 50s; 90s).

Alternate section options include same time, same professor, or any section.
100% Drop Only (100% bid point refund) November 18 at 12pm to
November 19 at 5pm
Drop any enrollments (from Phase 1 or Phase 2) for a 100% refund of bid points for use in Phase 3.
BID PHASE 3
November 20 at 12pm to
November 23 at 5pm
Use points to bid on open Full-time, Evening and/or Weekend seats. No alternate section options.
75% Drop Only (75% bid point refund) November 24 at 2pm to
November 30 at 11:30am
Drop any enrollments (from Phase 1, 2 or 3) for a 75% refund of bid points for use in Phase 4 (Pay What You Bid).
PAY WHAT YOU BID for 10-week, 1st 5-week & 2nd 5-week classes November 30 at 12:00pm to
December 3 at 11am
Use points to bid for a waitlist position for all courses (except core courses not on your home campus and a few excluded electives).
Waitlist Promotion, Conditional Drop & 50% Drop (50% bid point refund)

December 4 at 9am to
December 28 at 8:59am

 

Promotions from waitlists automatically happen when a seat becomes available (the system will skip over a student who has not set a conditional drop when promotion would result in exceeding the credit maximum).

Dropping an enrolled seat from a previous phase during the Pay What You Bid Drop Phase results in 50% refund of bid points.

Students who are promoted from the waitlist are charged the points they bid for the waitlist position.

Drops from a waitlist (or no promotion in to class by end of Week 1) result in 100% refund of bid points.
First 1 Bid Point LOTTERY (All Classes)
December 28 at 9am to
January 2 at 9am

Enter lottery by placing 1 bid point on any course (including those with First Class Mandatory).

Bids may be placed on classes at full capacity, as seats may open before the lottery ends.

No waitlists created.
Waitlist Promotion, Conditional Drop & 50% Drop Only (50% bid point refund) -- ALL courses
January 2 at 12pm to
January 3 at 11:59am
Continue to drop any enrollments for a 50% refund of bid points.

Waitlist promotions will be enabled.

Set conditional drops to ensure waitlist promotion if you are at or near your credit maximum.
Waitlist Promotion, Conditional Drop & 50% Drop Only (50% bid point refund) -- First Class Mandatory Courses ONLY
January 3 at 12pm to
January 8 at 12pm
Continue to drop any enrollments for a 50% refund of bid points.

Waitlist promotions will be enabled.

Set conditional drops to ensure waitlist promotion if you are at or near your credit maximum.
Second 1 Bid Point LOTTERY
(Excludes courses with First Class Mandatory)
January 3 at 12pm to
January 8 at 12pm
Enter lottery by placing 1 bid point on any course (excluding those with First Class Mandatory).

Bids may be placed on classes at full capacity, as seats may open before the lottery ends.

No waitlists created.
Final Waitlist Promotion & 50% Drop Only 10-week and 1st 5-week classes (50% bid point refund)
January 8 at 5pm to
January 11 at 8am
Promotion from Waitlists automatically happen when a seat becomes available (the system will skip over a student who has not set a conditional drop when promotion would result in exceeding the credit maximum).

Dropping an enrolled seat from a previous phase results in 50% refund of bid points.

Students who are promoted from the waitlist are charged the points they bid for the waitlist position.

Drops from a waitlist (or no promotion in to class by end of Week 1) result in 100% refund of bid points.
Waitlist Promotion & 50% Drop only for 2nd 5-week classes (50% bid point refund)
January 8 at 8:01am to
January 29 at 11:30am
Promotion from 2nd 5-week class waitlists automatically happen when a seat becomes available (the system will skip over a student who has not set a conditional drop when promotion would result in exceeding the credit maximum).

Dropping an enrolled seat from a previous phase results in 50% refund of bid points.

Students who are promoted from the waitlist are charged the points they bid for the waitlist position.

Drops from a waitlist (or no promotion in to class by end of Week 1) result in 100% refund of bid points.
PAY WHAT YOU BID for 2nd 5-week classes ONLY
January 29 at 12pm to
February 1 at 5pm
Last opportunity to use points to bid for a waitlist position for 2nd 5-week courses (except core courses not on your home campus and a few excluded electives).
Waitlist Promotion & 50% Drop only for 2nd 5-week classes (50% bid point refund) February 3 at 9am to
February 4 at 4:30pm
 Promotion from 2nd 5-week class waitlists automatically happen when a seat becomes available (the system will skip over a student who has not set a conditional drop when promotion would result in exceeding the credit maximum).

Dropping an enrolled seat from a previous phase results in 50% refund of bid points.

Students who are promoted from the waitlist are charged the points they bid for the waitlist position.

Drops from a waitlist (or no promotion in to class by end of Week 1) result in 100% refund of bid points.
1 Bid Point Lottery for Second 5-Week Courses ONLY (Excludes courses with First Class Mandatory) February 4 at 5pm to
February 10 at 12pm
Enter lottery by placing 1 bid point on any course (excluding those with First Class Mandatory).

Bids may be placed on classes at full capacity, as seats may open before the lottery ends.

No waitlists created.
Final Waitlist Promotion & 50% Drop only 2nd 5-week classes (50% bid point refund) February 10 to 5pm
February 15 at 8am
Promotion from 2nd 5-week class Waitlists automatically happen when a seat becomes available (the system will skip over a student who has not set a conditional drop when promotion would result in exceeding the credit maximum).

Dropping an enrolled seat from a previous phase during the Bid to Waitlist Drop Phase results in 50% refund of bid points.

Students who are promoted from the waitlist are charged the points they bid for the Waitlist position.

Drops from a Waitlist (or no promotion in to class by end of Week 1) result in 100% refund of bid points.

Pass/No Credit Election Begins: November 20 at 12pm

Ends: January 18 at 8am (1st 5-Week Classes)

Ends: January 25 at 8am (10-Week Classes)

Ends: February 22 at 8am (2nd 5-Week Classes)

To elect the P/NC grading option, log into the Pass/No Credit System using your NetID and password.
Withdrawal Period for 10-week classes

January 11 at 8:01am to February 15 at 8am
During the Withdrawal period, students may continue to drop unwanted 10-week courses.

A drop during the Withdrawal period will be noted on your transcript with a W.The W is a GPA-neutral record notation that simply indicates the timing of the course drop.
Withdrawal Period for First 5-week classes

January 11 at 8:01am
January 25 at 8am
During the Withdrawal period, students may continue to drop unwanted 1st 5-week courses.

A drop during the Withdrawal period will be noted on your transcript with a W.The W is a GPA-neutral record notation that simply indicates the timing of the course drop.
Withdrawal Period for Second 5-week classes

February 15 at 8:01am to March 1 at 8am
During the Withdrawal period, students may continue to drop unwanted 2nd 5-week courses.

A drop during the Withdrawal period will be noted on your transcript with a W.The W is a GPA-neutral record notation that simply indicates the timing of the course drop.

For all other academic dates, please visit the academic calendar here.

Spring 2021
BID PHASE 1 February 12 at 9 am to
February 15 at 5pm

Use points to bid on sections allocated to your home program (Full-time students: sections 30s, 40s, 50s; 90s).

Alternate section options include same time, same professor, or any section.

100% Drop Only (100% bid point refund) February 17 at 12pm to
February 18 at 5pm
Drop any enrollments secured in Bidding Phase 1 for a 100% refund of bid points for use in Bidding Phase 2.
BID PHASE 2 February 19 at 12pm to
February 22 at 5pm
Use points to bid on open seats in your program (Full-time students: sections 30s, 40s, 50s; 90s).

Alternate section options include same time, same professor, or any section.
100% Drop Only (100% bid point refund) February 24 at 12pm to
February 25at 5pm
Drop any enrollments (from Phase 1 or Phase 2) for a 100% refund of bid points for use in Phase 3.
BID PHASE 3
February 26 at 12pm to
March 1 at 5pm
Use points to bid on open Full-time, Evening and/or Weekend seats. No alternate section options.
75% Drop Only (75% bid point refund) March 3 at 12pm to
March 4 at 5pm
Drop any enrollments (from Phase 1, 2 or 3) for a 75% refund of bid points for use in Phase 4 (Pay What You Bid).
PAY WHAT YOU BID for 10-week, 1st 5-week & 2nd 5-week classes March 5 at 12pm to
March 8 at 5pm
Use points to bid for a waitlist position for all courses (except core courses not on your home campus and a few excluded electives).
Waitlist Promotion, Conditional Drop & 50% Drop (50% bid point refund)

March 15 at 9am to
March 23 at 8:59am

 

Promotions from waitlists automatically happen when a seat becomes available (the system will skip over a student who has not set a conditional drop when promotion would result in exceeding the credit maximum).

Dropping an enrolled seat from a previous phase during the Pay What You Bid Drop Phase results in 50% refund of bid points.

Students who are promoted from the waitlist are charged the points they bid for the waitlist position.

Drops from a waitlist (or no promotion in to class by end of Week 1) result in 100% refund of bid points.
First 1 Bid Point LOTTERY (All Classes)
March 23 at 9am to
March 29 at 9am

Enter lottery by placing 1 bid point on any course (including those with First Class Mandatory).

Bids may be placed on classes at full capacity, as seats may open before the lottery ends.

No waitlists created.
Waitlist Promotion, Conditional Drop & 50% Drop Only (50% bid point refund) -- ALL courses
March 29 at 12pm to
March 29 at 5pm
Continue to drop any enrollments for a 50% refund of bid points.

Waitlist promotions will be enabled.

Set conditional drops to ensure waitlist promotion if you are at or near your credit maximum.
Waitlist Promotion, Conditional Drop & 50% Drop Only (50% bid point refund) -- First Class Mandatory Courses ONLY
March 29 at 12pm to
April 2 at 4:59pm
Continue to drop any enrollments for a 50% refund of bid points.

Waitlist promotions will be enabled.

Set conditional drops to ensure waitlist promotion if you are at or near your credit maximum.
Second 1 Bid Point LOTTERY
(Excludes courses with First Class Mandatory)
March 29 at 5pm to
April 2 at 12pm
Enter lottery by placing 1 bid point on any course (excluding those with First Class Mandatory).

Bids may be placed on classes at full capacity, as seats may open before the lottery ends.

No waitlists created.
Final Waitlist Promotion & 50% Drop Only 10-week and 1st 5-week classes (50% bid point refund)
April 2 at 5pm to
April 6 at 8am
Promotion from Waitlists automatically happen when a seat becomes available (the system will skip over a student who has not set a conditional drop when promotion would result in exceeding the credit maximum).

Dropping an enrolled seat from a previous phase results in 50% refund of bid points.

Students who are promoted from the waitlist are charged the points they bid for the waitlist position.

Drops from a waitlist (or no promotion in to class by end of Week 1) result in 100% refund of bid points.
Waitlist Promotion & 50% Drop only for 2nd 5-week classes (50% bid point refund)
April 2 at 5pm to
April 16 at 11:30am
Promotion from 2nd 5-week class waitlists automatically happen when a seat becomes available (the system will skip over a student who has not set a conditional drop when promotion would result in exceeding the credit maximum).

Dropping an enrolled seat from a previous phase results in 50% refund of bid points.

Students who are promoted from the waitlist are charged the points they bid for the waitlist position.

Drops from a waitlist (or no promotion in to class by end of Week 1) result in 100% refund of bid points.
PAY WHAT YOU BID for 2nd 5-week classes ONLY
April 16 at 12pm to
April 19 at 5pm
Last opportunity to use points to bid for a waitlist position for 2nd 5-week courses (except core courses not on your home campus and a few excluded electives).
Waitlist Promotion & 50% Drop only for 2nd 5-week classes (50% bid point refund) April 21 at 12pm to
April 30 at 11:59am
Promotion from 2nd 5-week class waitlists automatically happen when a seat becomes available (the system will skip over a student who has not set a conditional drop when promotion would result in exceeding the credit maximum).

Dropping an enrolled seat from a previous phase results in 50% refund of bid points.

Students who are promoted from the waitlist are charged the points they bid for the waitlist position.

Drops from a waitlist (or no promotion in to class by end of Week 1) result in 100% refund of bid points.
1 Bid Point Lottery for Second 5-Week Courses ONLY (Excludes courses with First Class Mandatory) April 30 at 12pm to
May 5 at 12pm
Enter lottery by placing 1 bid point on any course (excluding those with First Class Mandatory).

Bids may be placed on classes at full capacity, as seats may open before the lottery ends.

No waitlists created.
Final Waitlist Promotion & 50% Drop only 2nd 5-week classes (50% bid point refund) May 5 to 5pm
May 10 at 8am
Promotion from 2nd 5-week class Waitlists automatically happen when a seat becomes available (the system will skip over a student who has not set a conditional drop when promotion would result in exceeding the credit maximum).

Dropping an enrolled seat from a previous phase during the Bid to Waitlist Drop Phase results in 50% refund of bid points.

Students who are promoted from the waitlist are charged the points they bid for the Waitlist position.

Drops from a Waitlist (or no promotion in to class by end of Week 1) result in 100% refund of bid points.

Pass/No Credit Election Begins: February 26 at 12pm

Ends: April 12 at 8am (1st 5-Week Classes)

Ends: April 19 at 8am (10-Week Classes)

Ends: May 17 at 8am (2nd 5-Week Classes)

To elect the P/NC grading option, log into the Pass/No Credit System using your NetID and password.
Withdrawal Period for 10-week classes

April 6 at 8:01am to
May 10 at 8am
During the Withdrawal period, students may continue to drop unwanted 10-week courses.

A drop during the Withdrawal period will be noted on your transcript with a W.The W is a GPA-neutral record notation that simply indicates the timing of the course drop.
Withdrawal Period for First 5-week classes

April 6 at 8:01am to
April 19 at 8am
During the Withdrawal period, students may continue to drop unwanted 1st 5-week courses.

A drop during the Withdrawal period will be noted on your transcript with a W.The W is a GPA-neutral record notation that simply indicates the timing of the course drop.
Withdrawal Period for Second 5-week classes

May 10 at 8:01am to
May 24 at 8am
During the Withdrawal period, students may continue to drop unwanted 2nd 5-week courses.

A drop during the Withdrawal period will be noted on your transcript with a W.The W is a GPA-neutral record notation that simply indicates the timing of the course drop.

For all other academic dates, please visit the academic calendar here.