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Schedule Changes

Please be aware that courses may be canceled at the discretion of the Dean's Office. All schedules may be subject to change.

MBA Course Registration Schedule

Incoming MBAs: New to BOSS? Check out this overview. 

*Full-time MBA students enrolled in EMBA courses must abide by EMBA course deadlines, listed at the bottom of this page.

MBA Fall 2020 Course Registration Schedule

ROUND DATE BEGINS DATE ENDS

Bidding Round 1 (MBA Students Only)

Thursday, July 30, 10:00 AM EST Monday, August 3, 4:00 PM EST
Bidding Round 2 (MBA Students Only) Thursday, August 6, 10:00 AM EST Monday, August 10, 4:00 PM EST
Drop for Refund Round (MBA Students Only) Wednesday, August 12, 10:00 AM EST Friday, August 14, 4:00 PM EST
Waitlist Round (MBA Students Only) Monday, August 17, 10:00 AM EST Wednesday, August 19, 4:00 PM EST
Add/Drop Round (MBA Students Only) Thursday, August 20, 1:00 PM EST

MTW Half Block: Monday, August 31, 2:00PM EST

Full Block: Monday, August 31, 6:00PM EST

WRF Half Block: Wednesday, September 2, 6:00PM EST

A-Term/Full-Term: Monday, September 14, 11:59PM EST

Add/Drop Round (IEOR Students) Monday, August 24, 1:00 PM EST

Full Block: Monday, August 31, 6:00PM EST

A-Term/Full-Term: Monday, September 14, 11:59PM EST

Withdraw: Block Week Courses (All Students)

MTW Half Block: Monday, August 31, 2:01PM EST

Full Block: Monday, August 31, 6:00PM EST

WRF Half Block: Wednesday, September 2, 6:01PM EST

MTW Half Block: Monday, August 31, 6:00PM EST

Full Block: Tuesday, September 1, 1:30PM EST

WRF Half Block: Wednesday, September 2, 10:00PM EST

Withdraw: A-Term and Full-Term Courses (All Students) Tuesday, September 15, 12:00AM EST Tuesday, September 29, 12:00AM EST
B-Term Add/Drop (All Students) Monday, October 26, 8:00AM EST Friday, October 30, 11:59PM EST
Withdraw: B-Term Courses (All Students) Saturday, October 31, 12:00AM EST Saturday, November 14, 12:00AM EST

EMBA Fall 2020 Bidding Schedule

Round Start Date End Date Notes

Info Poll

June 23

June 29

Round 1

July 30, 10AM EST

August 5, 4PM EST

Round 2

August 7, 10AM EST

August 13, 4PM EST

Dropping of courses allowed throughout Round 2

Waitlist Round

August 18, 10AM EST

August 25, 4PM EST

Waitlist results will be available during Add/Drop round

EMBA Add/Drop Round

August 28, 10AM EST


 

September 17, 4PM EST


 

Add/Drop results are posted in real time

Please note, withdrawing from a full-term course after add/drop ends will result in a "W" on the transcript. The deadline to withdraw from full term courses with a "W" on the transcript is Tuesday, October 13. The "W" deadline for half term courses and block weeks will vary.