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Spring 2021 Registration

Dates are subject to change.

The deadlines for pass/fail and withdrawal for undergraduate students were adjusted in the Spring 2021 term.

Undergraduate (Currently Enrolled)

Overrides: If you received an override from an instructor, you must add the class before midnight Friday, February 5. You can view posted overrides on the "Check Your Registration Status" page in Banner Self Service. Please note, instructors cannot register you for classes.

Pass/Fail Courses: During the add/drop period, juniors and seniors may elect to take one course pass/fail. After Friday, February 5, you will be unable to add or drop any courses or select pass/fail.

Registration for missing COLL 100/150 (all social classes) and COLL 300 (social class 2021 only):
  • December 3 at 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Priority Registration: 1693 Scholars and Military (Register up to 16 Credit Hours):
  • December 4 at 9:00 a.m. through end of social class registration
Priority Registration: Social Class of 2021 (Register up to 16 Credit Hours):
  • December 7 at 9:00 a.m. - December 8 at 5:00 a.m.
Priority Registration: Social Class of 2022 (Register up to 16 Credit Hours):
  • December 8 at 9:00 a.m. - December 9 at 5:00 a.m.
Priority Registration: Social Class of 2023 (Register up to 16 Credit Hours):
  • December 9 at 9:00 a.m. - December 10 at 5:00 a.m.
Priority Registration: Social Class of 2024 (Register up to 16 Credit Hours):
  • December 10 at 9:00 a.m. - December 11 at 5:00 a.m.
Schedule Adjustment Period for All Social Classes (Register up to 16 Credit Hours):
  • December 14 at 9:00 a.m. - January 8 at 11:59 p.m.
  • January 19 at 9:00 a.m. - January 21 at 11:59 p.m.
Add/Drop Period (Register up to 18 Credit Hours):
  • January 26 at 1:00 p.m. - February 5 at 11:59 p.m.
Withdrawal Period:
  • February 6 at 12:00 a.m. - March 29 at 11:59 p.m.
Undergraduate (Entering Spring 2021)

Overrides: If you received an override from an instructor, you must add the class before midnight Friday, February 5. You can view posted overrides on the "Check Your Registration Status" page in Banner Self Service. Please note, instructors cannot register you for classes.

Pass/Fail Courses: During the add/drop period, juniors and seniors may elect to take one course pass/fail. After Friday, February 5, you will be unable to add or drop any courses or select pass/fail.

New/Transfer Student Registration Period 1 (Register up to 11 Credit Hours):
  • Transfer Students: January 12 at 12:00 p.m. - January 13 at 5:00 p.m.
  • New Students: January 14 at 12:00 p.m. - January 15 at 5:00 p.m.
New/Transfer Student Registration Period 2 (Register up to 16 Credit Hours):
  • January 25: 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
  • Alternate PIN required to register during this period.
Add/Drop Period (Register up to 18 Credit Hours):
  • January 26 at 1:00 p.m. - February 5 at 11:59 p.m.
  • Alternate PIN required to register during this period.
Withdrawal Period:
  • February 6 at 12:00 a.m. - March 29 at 11:59 p.m.
Graduate School of Arts & Sciences

Please visit the Arts & Sciences website for more information about registering for courses.

Priority Registration for Continuing Students:
  • December 1 at 8:00 a.m. - February 5 at 11:59 p.m.
Registration for New Students:
  • Begins January 4 at 8:00 a.m.
Add/Drop Period:
  • January 27 at 8:00 a.m. - February 5 at 11:59 p.m.
Withdrawal Period:
  • Contact the Registrar and Administrator of Graduate Student Services.
Graduate School of Marine Science (VIMS)

Please visit the VIMS website for more information about registering for courses.

Priority Registration for Continuing Students:
  • December 1 at 8:00 a.m. - February 5 at 11:59 p.m.
Registration for New Students:
  • Begins January 4 at 8:00 a.m.
Add/Drop Period:
  • January 27 at 8:00 a.m. - February 5 at 11:59 p.m.
Withdrawal Period:
  • Contact the Graduate Registrar in the Office of Academic Studies.
Mason School of Business

Please visit the school of business website for more information about registering for courses.

Priority Registration:
  • November 16 at 8:00 a.m. - November 30 at 11:59 p.m. (Full-Time MBA, Flex MBA, MAcc)
  • November 16 at 8:00 a.m. - March 14 at 11:59 p.m. (Online MBA, Online MSBA, Online MSM, Online FBA)
Schedule Adjustment:
  • December 14 at 8:00 a.m. - February 3 at 11:59 p.m. (Full-Time MBA, Flex MBA, MAcc)
Add/Drop Period:
  • Contact the Graduate Registrar.
Withdrawal Period:
  • Contact the Graduate Registrar.
William & Mary School of Education

Visit the school of education website for more information about registering for courses.

W&M Campus Program Registration Period:
  • Degree seeking students: November 9 at 8:00 a.m. - February 10 at 11:59 p.m.
  • Non-degree seeking students: November 16 at 8:00 a.m. - February 10 at 11:59 p.m.
Online M.Ed. in Counseling Program Registration Period:
  • November 9 at 8:00 a.m. - January 17 at 11:59 p.m.
Withdrawal Period:
William & Mary Law School

Visit the law school website for more information about registering for courses.

Priority Registration for L3 and LLM Students:
  •  November 16 at 8:00 a.m. - November 17 at 7:59 a.m.
Priority Registration for L2 Students:
  • November 18 at 8:00 a.m. - November 19 at 7:59 a.m.
Schedule Adjustment for Continuing Students (JD and LLM):
  • November 23 at 8:30 a.m. - January 25 at 4:00 p.m.
Add/Drop Period:
  • January 19 at 8:00 a.m. - January 25 at 4:00 p.m.
Non-Degree Seeking

Visit the Non-Degree-Seeking Student site for full information and forms. Graduate non-degree seeking students should contact their school's graduate registrar for more information.

Registration begins on the following dates for each school:

  • Undergraduate: January 27
  • Graduate A&S: January 27
  • VIMS: TBA
  • School of Education: November 16
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