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Fall Semester Begins!
Wednesday, September 01, 2021

Welcome new students and returning students!

Add/Drop Period:              

September 1 - 9, 2021

Where to add/drop classes:
6:00 a.m. – 2:00 a.m.
On-Line Schedule of

View open and closed courses, course registration restrictions, course formats, and find Core Curriculum courses.

When to add/drop classes:

ADDING CLASSES:  Wednesday, September 1 – Thursday September 9
DROPPING CLASSES:  Wednesday, September 1 – WEDNESDAY September 8




Things to keep in mind when adding and dropping classes:

Review your WebReg schedule when you finish dropping courses to be certain your program is correct.
Class periods on the three New Brunswick Campuses (Busch/Livingston, CAC/Downtown New Brunswick, and Cook/Douglass) are not staggered.
Travel time between campuses must be a minimum of 40 minutes. 

Registration Assistance:

SAS Live Chat is open 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. weekdays to assist students with registration.

Adding a Class After the Add/Drop Period:

Adding a class after September 9 requires permission from the course instructor for late registration.
Contact to the instructor or the department offering the course to obtain permission.
Permission must be on departmental letterhead or in an email from an official Rutgers email account.
If the course is full, permission must include a special permission number.
Log onto SAS Live Chat and share permission form with an advisor, who will assist with registration.

Remember: There are NO refunds for withdrawing from a class after September 8.

Academic Advising:

Advisors are available on SAS Live Chat and in all departments beginning Wednesday September 1.
In-person and remote advising by appointment will resume on Monday, September 13. 
Click here to schedule an appointment with an SAS advisor.
If you need registration assistance, do not make an appointment – go directly to SAS Live Chat for immediate assistance!

Where to View a Current Schedule:

Throughout the semester, students may view their current schedule online at
View your final exam schedule here:


Important Dates:

Fall 2021 Classes Begin                                                            Wednesday, September 1
Saturday Classes Begin                                                            Saturday, September 4
Labor Day – NO CLASSES                                                        Monday, September 6      
Attend MONDAY classes!                                                           Wednesday, September 8               
Last Day to Drop a Course Without a “W”                               
Wednesday, September 8
Last Day to Add a Course using WebReg                                 Thursday, September 9
Last Day to Cancel Registration and Receive 100% Refund      Tuesday, September 14
Last Day for Seniors to elect the Pass/No Credit option            Thursday, September 30
Last Day to Drop a course by Withdrawal**                              Monday, October 25
Last Day to Withdraw from school (drop all classes)                 Monday, November 22
Thanksgiving Recess                                                                 November 24 - 28
ATTEND WEDNESDAY CLASSES                                                Monday, November 29                    
Registration for Spring 2021 begins                                           Monday, November 29
Last Day of Classes                                                                    Monday, December 13
Reading Days                                                                             Tuesday, Wednesday December 14-15
First Day of Final Exams                                                            Thursday, December 16
Last Day of Final Exams                                                            Thursday, December 23

**Important Notes:          

Traditional students may use WebReg to withdraw from courses through October 25 as long as they will still retain 12 credits of scheduled classes. Traditional students MUST maintain a minimum load of 12 GRADED credits (“W” is NOT considered to be a grade); the maximum credit load is 20.5 credits.

Non-traditional students may use WebReg to withdraw from courses through October 25 as long as they retain 1 active course, but there are NO REFUNDS for classes dropped after September 8.

Requests for permission for non-traditional/part-time status must be approved before September 1.

Confirm the Accuracy of Your Schedule:

It is the personal responsibility of all students to confirm that they are registered appropriately.
Check your registration status to be certain that withdrawal attempts are successful.