Adds, drops, and changes are modifications made to your course enrollment. These modifications can be made via WebReg during the Enrollment by Window and Open Enrollment periods. Each modification type is subject to a specific deadline, as outlined below.
Add This is used to enroll in classes or set additional classes to your schedule. Available through the end of the 2nd week of instruction.
Drop This is used to remove classes from your schedule. Available through the end of the 2nd week of instruction.
Change This is used to modify the number of units for variable unit classes, and/or exchanging between the grade option and pass/not pass (P/NP) option for any class that permits the option. Available through the end of the 2nd week of instruction.
Refer to our Quarterly Academic Calendar for all enrollment deadlines.
Beginning Monday of the 3rd week of instruction an Enrollment Exception is required to make any changes. Please visit our page on Enrollment Exceptions for details on petitioning for an Enrollment Exception to add, drop, or change.
The UC Irvine add, drop, change policy is governed by Regulation 440 of the Irvine Division of the Academic Senate.
You are responsible for your official enrollment. Remember to:
- Enroll in or add classes for which you expect to receive credit.
- Officially drop classes you have stopped attending.
- Verify your enrollment via WebReg, StudentAccess, or at the Registrar's Office.