Everything you need to know about registering for classes

The Basics

The University Registrar’s Webpage
Contains information on academic calendars, drop-adds, courses and registration, etc.

The Essentials of Registration at W&L
This page covers all the basic of registration at W&L: how to plan courses in self-service, the add-drop process, and more!

Departments, Programs, Majors, and Minors
An alphabetized overview of the various academic options at W&L.

Information for First-Year and Transfer Students
This site presents information on how to use the course offering list, the university catalog, and some ideas about transferring credits from other institutions.

Curricular Advice for Students
This page includes course recommendations by Academic Departments, an overview of the W&L requirements for graduation, including FDRs, and other useful information about experiential learning, transfer credit, AP credits, and more. Particularly useful for first-year students.

Ordering Transcripts
To order college transcripts go here.

Additional Useful Information

Absence Policies for Athletes
If you’re in a university-sponsored sport and you may need to miss class to attend a meet or game, please visit this site to find out official policies.

Drop/Add policies for Undergraduates.
This site gives an overview of dates and policies. For information on Spring Term policies, please go here. For information on Drop/Add during Summer Terms, please visit here.

Independent Work Majors
Interested in proposing your own course of study? Check out this information.

Study Abroad
Interested in studying abroad—arguably one of the most impactful learning experiences a student can have? Here’s where you find out more!

Policy on Repeating Courses
This link provides information on repeating courses at W&L.

University Calendar
Want to know what’s going on across campus? Here’s a useful link.

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