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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 Summer 2019 Course Registration Schedule

ROUND DATE BEGINS DATE ENDS
Bidding Round 1 (First Year J-Termers Only) Thur, March 28, 10:00am (EST) Mon, April 1, 4:00pm (EST)
Bidding Round 2 (First Year J-Termers Only) Thur, April 4, 10:00am (EST) Mon, April 8, 4:00pm (EST)
Drop for Refund Round (First Year J-Termers Only) Thur, April 11, 10:00am (EST) Fri, April 12, 4:00pm (EST)
Waitlist Round (First Year J-Termers Only) Thur, April 25, 10:00am (EST) Mon, April 29, 4:00pm (EST)
A-Term Add/Drop Round Thur, May 16, 10:00am (EST)

May Half Block Week Courses: Mon, May 20, 1:00pm (EST)

May Full Block Week Courses: Mon, May 20, 6:00pm (EST)

All Other A-Term Electives: Tue, June 4, 4:00pm (EST)

Withdraw: May Block Week Courses Half Block: Mon, May 20, 1:01pm (EST)

Full Block: Mon, May 20, 6:01pm (EST)
Half Block Week Courses: Mon, May 20, 6:00pm (EST)

Full Block Week Courses: Tue, May 21, 1:00pm (EST)
Withdraw: A-Term Courses Tue, June 4, 4:01pm (EST) Tue, June 18, 4:00pm (EST)
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

February 26

March 4

Round 1

March 28, 10AM EDT

April 3, 4PM EDT

Round 2

April 8, 10AM EDT

April 15, 4PM EDT

Dropping of courses allowed throughout Round 2

Waitlist Round

April 18, 10AM EDT

April 23, 4PM EDT

Waitlist results will be available during Add/Drop round

EMBA Add/Drop Round

April 25, 10AM EDT


 

May 16, 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 with a "W" on the transcript is Tuesday, June 4.