Student Registration Dates

Phase 1 Registration for Summer 2017

Major and class restrictions will be removed on April 17th.

Various forms and policy information can be found at:  http://www.cc.gatech.edu/undergraduate-academic-policies-procedures-and-forms

Phase 1 Registration for Fall 2017

CS and CM students:  Please note that CS 3000-4000 level classes will be restricted by threads for fall semester.   You will not be able to register for courses unless your threads are declared.  Thread restrictions will be lifted on April 17th.  Instructions for adding threads are available at:  http://www.degreeworks.gatech.edu/images/training/concentration_mgt.pdf .

Various forms and policy information can be found at:  http://www.cc.gatech.edu/undergraduate-academic-policies-procedures-and-forms

Non-CS students: Major restrictions will be removed during Phase 2 registration, except for those courses listed below:

CS 1100 – Restricted to CS and CM. Major restriction not removed

CS 1301 - Restricted to freshmen and sophomores. Class restriction will be removed on April 17th.

IE Majors-should take CS 1301 during spring semesters.  Jr/Sr IE majors with extenuating circumstances can email cc-undergraduatepermits@lists.gatech.edu for consideration.  The student should explain why the course is needed fall semester and why it has not been taken yet. 

CS 1315 - Restricted to ALIS, ARCH, BA, BC, BCHM, BIO, CHEM, ECON, EIA, GEML, HTS, ID, INTA, LMC, MGT, PSY, PUBP, STC, UAC, UACA, UACB, UACI, UIAC. Major restriction not removed.  Class restricted to freshmen and sophomores and will be removed April 17th.

CS 1371 - Restricted to Engineering students, APHY, BCHM, BIO, CHEM, EAS, PHYS, PSY, UEC, UCS. Major restriction not removed.  Class restricted to freshmen and sophomores and will be removed April 17th.

CS 2110 - Restricted to CS, CM, and DMTH.  Major restrictions removed phase 2 registration.

CS 2316 - Restricted to IE. Major restriction removed Phase 2 registration.

CS 3311 & CS 3312 – Restricted to CS and CM.  CS 3312 is permit restricted for teams to be able to register for the same section.  See your Junior Design instructor for instructions. Major restriction not removed

CS 3510 and CS 3511 – Restricted to CS, CM,and DMTH.  Major restrictions removed Phase 2 registration.

CS 4001 & CS 4002 – Restricted to CS and CM, Major and class restrictions not removed

CS 4400 – Restricted to CS, CM, IE, BINF, Major restriction removed Phase 2 Registration. Class restricted to juniors, seniors, and MS students and will not be lifted.

CS 4510 - Restricted to CS, CM and DMTH.  Major restrictions removed Phase 2 registration

CX 4010 - Restricted to CDA & SEC Minors, Minor restriction removed April 17th.

CX 4242- Restricted to CDA Minors, Minor restriction removed April 17th.

Degree Candidates for Spring 2017 who need to register for a freshman/sophomore course and have submitted an OAG can email cc-undergraduatepermits@lists.gatech.edu to request a permit.

For classes restricted to Juniors and Seniors students must be Juniors (60 credit hours) or Seniors (90 credit hours) at the time of registration.

Changing Major/Declaring CS Minor

*Advisors are unable to meet with change of major or minor students during registration.

Change of Major- Students interested in changing or declaring a secondary major in CS must attend a Change of Major meeting. Secondary Majors are only eligible after completing their primary major requirements and have applied to graduate.  Register online at http://www.cc.gatech.edu/academics/college-advising/application-change-of-major-form .

Declaring a CS Minor- The application window closed on March 15th. New minor applications will open again on September  5, 2017.  Students interested applying can do so by visiting www.cc.gatech.edu/minors to download the minor application and declaration form.  Applications are due in the drop box located on the wall between CCB 114 & 115 by the withdrawal date each semester.  Decisions and acceptance will be given by Phase 1 registration.

 

Graduate Course Restrictions

Summer 2017 Registration

Major restrictions will remain in place for Summer 2017 until April 17.

Forms for various types of permits can be found here: http://www.cc.gatech.edu/academics/degree-programs/masters/forms

If you are a graduate student who wishes to take an undergraduate course, you should complete a request form and return it to the forms box in the advising waiting area of the College of Computing, first floor. The instructor of the course MUST approve. These permits will NOT be issued during Phase I.

For 1000/2000 level courses, complete this form: http://www.cc.gatech.edu/sites/default/files/images/graduate_student_request_to_take_a_1000-2000_undergraduate_course.pdf

For 3000/4000 level courses, complete this form: http://www.cc.gatech.edu/sites/default/files/images/graduate_student_request_to_take_a_3000-4000_undergraduate_course.pdf

All permit forms (except MSCS Project forms) should be submitted to the forms box in the advising waiting area of the College of Computing, first floor. MSCS Project forms should be submitted to an MSCS advisor.

Fall 2017 Phase I Registration

Major restrictions will remain in place for the entirety of Phase I for Fall 2017. For MSCS students, graduate level courses in CS and CSE will be concentration restricted for the entirety of Phase I. MSCS students who fail to declare their specializations before Friday, 3/24 will receive a registration hold for the entirety of Phase I.  Waitlists will not be added to Fall classes until Phase II.

Forms for various types of permits can be found here: http://www.cc.gatech.edu/academics/degree-programs/masters/forms

If you are a graduate student who wishes to take an undergraduate course, you should complete a request form and return it to the forms box in the advising waiting area of the College of Computing, first floor. The instructor of the course MUST approve. These permits will NOT be issued during Phase I.

For 1000/2000 level courses, complete this form: http://www.cc.gatech.edu/sites/default/files/images/graduate_student_request_to_take_a_1000-2000_undergraduate_course.pdf

For 3000/4000 level courses, complete this form: http://www.cc.gatech.edu/sites/default/files/images/graduate_student_request_to_take_a_3000-4000_undergraduate_course.pdf

All permit forms (except MSCS Project forms) should be submitted to the forms box in the advising waiting area of the College of Computing, first floor. MSCS Project forms should be submitted to an MSCS advisor.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q:  What do I do if a Course is CLOSED?

A:  Once the registration cap has been reached for a course, the course is full. In order to request a seat in a closed course, you must follow the instructions below.  We DO NOT accept requests for overrides.

 

Q: Can a professor help me get into the course?

A:  Please DO NOT email a professor to seek permission to enroll in his/her course, as professors have no control over this.

 

Q: What does this error message mean?

A:  If you try to register for a course and receive an error message, please refer to the link:

http://www.registrar.gatech.edu/registration/error.php for an explanation of what the message means.

 

Q: What if the class and the waitlist are both full?

A:  The only thing you can do in this situation is wait until something opens up.

 

Q: I want to add myself to the waitlist, but I am seeing a Course Closed message.  What do I do?

A:  To add yourself to a wait list, you must choose “Add by CRN”. You cannot add yourself to wait list by using “Look Up Classes”

 

Q: I need some more information about Waitlisting.

A:  http://www.registrar.gatech.edu/registration/waitlisting.php

 

Q: I am not a CoC major, but I want permission to take a class.  How do I do that?

A:  See above for information about when major restrictions will be removed.

 

Q: I am a graduate student.  Can I take the undergraduate version of a course that is cross-listed with both undergrad and grad sections?

A:  If you are a grad student, you should take the grad section of a cross-listed course.

 

Q: When are waitlists removed from classes?

A:  Waitlists are usually removed from classes on the Thursday before Phase II registration ends.