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Upon logging in to BOSS, students will be presented with a policy statement which requires acknowledgement of their responsibilities in clearing all account holds related to enrollment and registration at the University. You must read and agree to the conditions presented before you can register for classes.

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 Summer 2019 Course Registration Schedule

B-Term ("Block Weeks") Add/Drop Round Thur, July, 11 8:00am (EST)

Half Block Week Courses: By 1:00pm (EST) on the First Scheduled Class Session

Full Block Week Courses: By 6:00pm (EST) on the First Scheduled Class Session

Withdraw: B-Term ("Block Weeks") Half Block Week Courses: From 1:01pm (EST) of the First Scheduled Class Session

Full Block Week Courses: From 6:01pm (EST) of the First Scheduled Class Session
Half Block Week Courses: By 6:00pm (EST) on the First Scheduled Class Session

Full Block Week Courses: By 1:00pm (EST) on the Second Scheduled Class Session

MBA Fall 2019 Course Registration Schedule

round DATE BEGINS date ends
Bidding Round 1 Thur, July 18, 10:00am (EST) Mon, July 22, 4:00pm (EST)
Bidding Round 2 Thur, July 25, 10:00am (EST) Mon, July 29, 4:00pm (EST)
Drop for Refund Round Thur, August 1, 10:00am (EST) Fri, August 2, 4:00pm (EST)
Waitlist Round Thur, August 8, 10:00am (EST) Mon, August 12, 4:00pm (EST)
Add/Drop Round Thur, August 15, 10:00am (EST)

MTW Half Block Week Courses: Mon, August 26, 1:00pm (EST)

Full Block Week Courses: Mon, Mon, August 26, 6:00pm (EST)

WRF Half Block Week Courses: Mon, August 28, 6:00pm (EST)

A-Term & Full-Term Courses: Tue, September 10, 10:00am (EST)

Withdraw: A-Term & Full-Term Courses Tue, September 10, 10:01am (EST) Tue, September 24, 4:00pm (EST)
B-Term Add/Drop Round Tue, October 22, 10:00am (EST) Wed, October 30, 10:00am (EST)
Withdraw: B-Term Courses Wed, October 30, 10:01am (EST) Wed, November 13, 4:00pm (EST)

EMBA Summer 2019 Bidding Schedule

Round Start Date End Date Notes

Info Poll

June 18

June 22

Round 1

July 18, 10AM EDT

July 25, 4PM EDT

Round 2

July 30, 10AM EDT

August 6, 4PM EDT

Dropping of courses allowed throughout Round 2

Waitlist Round

August 9, 10AM EDT

August 15, 4PM EDT

Waitlist results will be available during Add/Drop round

EMBA Add/Drop Round

August 20, 10AM EDT


September 12, 4PM EDT


Add/Drop results are posted in real time

Please note, withdrawing from a fulll-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 8. The "W" deadline for half term courses and block weeks will vary.