Course Updates

Winter 2022: ICS Course Restrictions

This timeline for ICS course restrictions updates is being provided to help students with planning during the open enrollment period.

It is highly recommended that students check this page periodically. The timeline will be followed for the most part, but course restrictions are subject to change, such as in the case of highly impacted courses where restrictions may be extended or adjusted at a time other than initially planned.

ICS Student Affairs reserves the right to adjust restrictions and the timeline at any time.


Important Notes:

  • ICS Graduate Students who wish to enroll in a restricted ICS course (e.g., a Stats M.S. or Ph.D. student wishing to take CS 273A) may contact an ICS graduate counselor for assistance.
  • ICS strictly enforces the campus' Week 2 add/drop deadline. The add/drop deadline for Winter 2022 is 5:00pm, Friday, January 14, 2022.
  • Graduate students outside of the School of ICS may enroll in ICS courses beginning 9:00am, December 6, 2021. No exceptions to this registration schedule will be made.
  • ICS Graduate Students wishing to enroll in an ICS undergraduate level course may send an email requesting authorization to ucounsel@uci.edu beginning December 6, 2021.
  • ICS Undergraduate Students seeking to take an ICS graduate level course and receives permission from the instructor may email gcounsel@ics.uci.edu for assistance beginning December 6, 2021.

School/Major restrictions on GRADUATE courses will follow the below timeline:

GRADUATE  COURSE  UPDATES
Starting Date(s) Restriction Updates

11/15/21
Fall 2021
Week 8

School/Major restrictions active

COMPSCI: Restricted to CS, NS, SE, and STATS graduate students only, except:

  • CS 221, CS 265, CS 273A, CS 274A: CS, CmptSci, SE, NS graduate students only
  • All courses with suffix 'P', e.g., CS 201P: restricted to students in the MCS and/or MDS programs only

IN4MATX: Restricted to INF, SE, CS, and STATS graduate students only, except:

  • INF 280, INF 281, INF 282: Restricted to students in the MHCID program only

NET SYS: Restricted to NS graduate students only

STATS: Restricted to Stats graduate students only, except:

  • Stats 202, Stats 281B: All graduate students except Statistics
  • Stats 200BP, Stats 210P: Restricted to students in the MDS program only

SWE: Restricted to INF, SE, CS, and STATS Stats graduate students only, except:

  • All courses with suffix 'P', e.g., SWE 241P: restricted to students in the MSWE program only
11/25/21
11/26/21

Campus closed for Thanksgiving weekend. Happy Thanksgiving!

12/6/21
Fall 2021
Finals Week

School/Major restrictions lifted

9:00am: School/Major Restrictions removed from ICS graduate courses.

  • Undergraduate majors may begin requesting permission to enroll in open, ICS graduate level courses. Send inquiries to gcounsel@uci.edu
  • Graduate students may begin requesting permission to enroll in open, ICS undergraduate level courses. Send inquiries to ucounsel@uci.edu
12/15/21

5:00pm: Fee payment deadline for the Winter 2022 quarter

  • Missing the fee payment deadline will result in your being dropped from Fall courses

12/20/21

12:00pm: WebReg re-opens for continuing registration

  • School/Major restrictions lifted on School of ICS courses.
12/23/21
1/2/21

Campus closed for Winter Recess. Happy Holidays!

1/3/22
Winter 2022, Week 1

First day of Winter quarter instruction.

1/14/22
Winter 2022
Week 2

5:00 pm: Add, Drop, Change Grade Option deadline

  • Last day to add, drop, or change grade option in WebReg for any ICS course.
  • Check your position in any waitlisted course(s), and be sure to drop if it is no longer needed/desired.

updated: 11/2/2021
posted: 10/29/2021