Fall 2021 Information

Registration Information and Add/Drop Deadline Dates
In this Section

Semester Classes

  Last Day to Add Classes Online Last Day to Drop Classes Online Last Day to Drop Classes**
 Regular Session Courses  09/14/2021  09/21/2021   11/16/2021


Quarter Classes

  Last Day to Add Classes Last Day to Drop Classes Online Last Day to Drop Classes**
 1st Quarter Classes  09/07/2021  09/14/2021  10/10/2021
 2nd Quarter Classes  10/26/2021  11/02/2021  12/05/2021

Irregularly scheduled courses can be added and dropped via AccessStout up until the first day of the courses.

*After these dates, any registration changes require a Program Card with instructor permission (signature) to be returned to the Registration & Records office for processing. Students not on campus or distance education students can complete this process by email to registrar@uwstout.edu  For more information regarding the Add/Drop policy:  Click here for details.

**New Drop Policy effective Fall 2020 term-Drops for a 1st quarter class after October 10, semester class after November 16 and 2nd quarter class after December 5, must be for documented extenuating circumstances and must be approved by the Dean of Students office. 

December 14- Last Day to Withdraw from the University (drop down to zero credits)

December 14- Last Day to Drop a Semester class approved by the Dean of Students office for documented extenuating circumstances. 

Refunds for drops for tuition fees paid are prorated according to the length of the course and the number of weeks a course has been in session.  Please refer to the refund calendar here.

Non-Standard Classes

Courses may be added or dropped online up until the day before the class starts. Students will need to use a Program Card after the course start date for add or drops to be processed by the Registration & Records office.  

Adding Courses

Regular Session courses can be added via AccessStout during the first seven calendar days of the semester until (09/14/2021).

1st Qtr or 2nd Qtr Classes and irregularly scheduled courses can be added via AccessStout up until the start date of the course. 1st Qtr or 2nd Qtr classes can be added until (09/07/2021) for the 1st quarter and until (10/26/2021) for the 2nd quarter.

**In order to add courses online they must be open, pre-requisites satisfied, and instructor consent not required.

After these dates, any additions must be processed via add/drop card in the Registration and Records Office.

Dropping Courses 

Regular Session courses can be dropped via AccessStout during the first fourteen calendar days of the semester until (09/21/2021). 

1st Qtr or 2nd Qtr courses can be dropped via AccessStout during the first seven calendar days after the session has started until (09/14/2021) for the 1st quarter and until (11/02/2021) for the 2nd quarter. 

Irregularly scheduled courses can be dropped via AccessStout up until the first day of the courses.

After these dates, any drops must be processed via add/drop card in the Registration and Records Office. 

Dropping all courses or Withdrawing

**You may drop all of your courses before the first day of classes this Fall term; however, if you wish to drop all Fall courses after the term begins on Wed. Sept. 8, 2021 you will need to withdraw from the university. Visit Registration and Records Withdrawal Page for more information about withdrawing from the University as well as the Fall 2021 Financial Aid Withdrawal Letter.

Graduation

Apply to Graduate!

Students who wish to graduate in Fall 2021 should apply for graduation by 10/22/2021 to be listed in the commencement book.  

Late Drop Fee

Effective summer 2012 students will be charged a fee of 15 dollars for dropping any class after the "Drop - Retain Record" deadline date. Follow this step by step guide to locate deadlines for dropping courses online. 

Note: Students who drop after the 100% refund period may have tuition refunded per Student Business Services guidelines.

More information about add/drop dates, fees, waitlisting, and WU/U grades is also available.