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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 2018 Course Registration Schedule

ROUND DATE BEGINS DATE ENDS notes
B-Term ("Block Weeks") Add/Drop Round Thu, July 5, 8:00am (EST)

Full Block Week Courses: Mon, July 9; 16; 23; 30, 6:00pm (EST)* SEE NOTES

Half Block Week Courses: Mon July 23; 30; Wed, August 1, 2:00pm (EST)^ SEE NOTES

*Drop deadline dates and times are based on the first class meeting of each full block week course offering.

^Drop deadline dates and times are based on the first class meeting of each half block week course offering.

Withdraw: B-Term ("Block Weeks")

Full Block Week Courses: Mon, July 9; 16; 23; 30, 6:01pm (EST)** SEE NOTES

Half Block Week Courses: Mon July 23; 30; Wed, August 1, 2:01pm (EST)^^ SEE NOTES

Full Block Week Courses:Tue, July 10; 17; 24; 31, 2:00pm (EST)** SEE NOTES

Half Block Week Courses: Mon July 23; 30; Wed, August 1, 6:00pm ^^ SEE NOTES

**Withdrawal deadline dates and times are based on the first class meeting of each full block week course offering.

^^Withdrawal deadline dates and times are based on the first class meeting of each half block week course offering.

MBA Fall 2018 Course Registration Schedule

ROUND DATE BEGINS DATE ENDS NOTES

Bidding Round 1 

Thu, July 12, 10:00am (EST)

Mon, July 16, 4:00pm (EST)

Bidding Round 2

Thu, July  19, 10:00am (EST)

Mon, July 23, 4:00pm (EST)
Drop for Refund Round Thu, July 26, 10:00am (EST) Fri, July 27, 4:00pm (EST)
Waitlist Round Thu, August 9, 10:00am (EST) Mon, Aug 13, 4:00pm (EST)
Add/Drop Round Thu, August 16, 10:00am (EST)

A-Term and Full-Term Electives: Mon, September 10, 4:00pm (EST)

Block Week Electives: SEE NOTES

Full Block Week: Mon, August 27, 6:00pm (EST)

MTW: Mon, August 27, 2:00pm (EST)

WRF: Wed, August 29, 6:00pm (EST) 

Withdraw: Block Week Courses SEE NOTES SEE NOTES

Full Block Week: Tue, August 28, 2:00pm (EST)

MTW: Mon, August 27, 6:00pm (EST)

WRF: Thu, August 29, 2:00pm (EST)

Withdraw: A-Term and Full-Term Courses Mon, September 10, 4:00pm (EST) Mon, September 24, 4:00pm (EST)
B-Term Add/Drop Wed, October 24, 8:00am (EST) Wed, October 31, 4:00pm (EST)
Withdraw: B-Term Courses Wed, October 31, 4:00pm (EST) Wed, November 14, 4:00pm (EST)

EMBA Fall 2018 Bidding Schedule

Round Start Date End Date Notes
Info Poll June 8, 10AM EDT June 15, 4PM EDT
Round 1 July 12, 10AM EDT July 19, 4PM EDT
Round 2 July 24, 10AM EDT July 31, 4PM EDT Dropping of courses allowed throughout Round 2
Waitlist Round Aug 7, 10AM EDT Aug 13, 4PM EDT Waitlist results will be available during Add/Drop round
EMBA Add/Drop Round Aug 16, 10AM Sept 13, 4PM EDT 

Add/Drop results are posted in real time

Please note, withdrawing from a course after add/drop ends will result in a "W" on the transcript. The deadline to withdraw with a "W" on the transcript is October 9th.

EMBA Summer 2018 Bidding Schedule

Round Start Date End Date Notes

Info Poll

Feb 22, 10AM EDT

Feb 28, 4PM EDT

Round 1

Mar 29, 10AM EDT

Apr 4, 4PM EDT

Round 2

Apr 9, 10AM EDT

Apr 16, 4PM EDT

Dropping of courses allowed throughout Round 2

Waitlist Round

Apr 19, 10AM EDT

Apr 24, 4PM EDT

Waitlist results will be available during Add/Drop round

EMBA Add/Drop Round

Apr 26, 10AM EDT


 

May 17, 4PM EDT


 

Add/Drop results are posted in real time

Please note, withdrawing from a 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 12th.