Course Updates

Winter 2020: ICS Course Restrictions

Undergraduate and Graduate students in the School of ICS will have priority for seating in most School of ICS courses until 5:00pm, December 16, 2019.

Waitlists on all eligible School of ICS courses will be activated on the first day of Winter quarter instruction, January 6, 2020, at 9:00am.

  • If a course is a core requirement for an ICS degree, first consideration is given to students in that major.
  • If a course is a Specialization or Track requirement for an ICS degree, second consideration is given to students pursuing that Specialization or Track.
  • If a course is a core requirement for a degree outside of ICS, third consideration will be given to students in that major following the schedule outlined on this page.
  • Course prerequisites will be updated by November 18, 2019. Until then, refer to the General Catalogue for prerequisite information.
  • CSE majors under the School of Engineering should contact ICS Student Affairs for assistance if unable to register in upper-division CS courses or INF courses number 100-139 for which they meet the prerequisites.

 

Non-majors may begin enrolling in ICS courses starting 12:00pm on Thursday, December 19, 2019.
  • Any non-major found enrolled in ICS courses without permission from ICS Student Affairs before December 19th will be dropped.



School/Major restrictions on UNDERGRADUATE courses will follow the below schedule:

UNDERGRADUATE  COURSE  UPDATES
Starting Date(s) Impacted Courses Restriction Status/Updates
11/18/19 COMPSCI courses
  • All courses restricted to Senior Standing only
  • All courses restricted to CS, CSE, CGS, DS, SE majors only
  • Special restrictions:
    • CS 121: INF, BIM, CGS, SE majors only
    • CS 145: CS and CSE majors only
      • CS 145L, Labs 1, 3, 5, 7: CS majors only
      • CS 145L, Labs 2, 4, 6, 8: CSE majors only
I&C SCI courses
  • ICS 4, ICS 5, ICS 10: No restrictions, courses open to all majors/levels
  • ICS 6B, ICS 6D, ICS 31, ICS 32, ICS 33, ICS 45C, ICS 46: School of ICS and CSE majors only
  • ICS 6N, ICS 60, ICS 139W: School of ICS majors only
  • ICS 32A: For repetition only. For assistance with enrolling, contact ICS Student Affairs.
  • ICS 45J: INF, BIM, CGS, SE majors only
  • ICS 51: CS, CGS, DS, Se majors only
  • ICS 53/53L: CS, DS majors only
  • ICS 61: CGS majors only
  • ICS 139W: School of ICS Seniors only
  • ICS 161, 162, 167, 169B: CGS Seniors only
IN4MATX courses
  • INF 43: School of ICS and CSE majors only
  • Upper-division courses restricted to: BIM, INF, SE, CGS Seniors only
  • Special restrictions:
    • INF 191A, 191B: INF and SE Seniors only
STATS courses
  • Stats 7, Stats 8: No restrictions, open to all majors/levels
  • Stats 67: School of ICS and CSE majors only
  • Stats 111: restricted to BIM and DS upper-division only
  • Stats 120B restricted to DS Seniors only
11/22/19 (12pm) Student Standing updates
  • "Seniors only" restriction updated to "Upper-Division Standing only"
  • No changes to school/major restrictions set on 11/18/19
11/26/19 (12pm) Student Standing updates
  • "Upper-Division Standing only" restriction updated to "All Student Standings"
  • No changes to school/major restrictions set on 11/18/19
12/2/19 (12pm) Major restriction updates
  • Major restrictions on all courses updated to "School of ICS majors only" except:
    • CS 145/145L: remains restricted to CS and CSE majors
  • Q.Econ Juniors & Seniors: may enroll in STATS 120B until 5:00pm on Monday, 12/9/2019
  • Comp. Physics majors: contact ICS Student Affairs for assistance with enrolling in required ICS required courses
12/4/19 (12pm) "No Repeats" restriction
  • "No Repeats" restriction removed from all courses
12/6/19 (5pm) ICS 6D / CpE Majors
  • Computer Engr majors: may enroll in ICS 6D until 5:00pm on Monday, 12/9/2019
12/9/19 (5pm) School restrictions
  • ICS 6D: Major restrictions updated to "School of ICS and CSE majors" only
  • Stats 120B: Major restriction updated to "School of ICS majors" only
  • All ICS courses: "School of ICS" or "School of ICS and CSE majors" restriction still in effect
12/16/19 (5pm) FEE PAYMENT DEADLINE
  • All ICS majors should double-check their study list and adjust courses if needed before 5:00pm
12/19/19 (12pm) All courses
  • ICS courses open to all campus majors
  • Note: ICS Student Affairs reserves the right to maintain restrictions on select courses after 12/19/19
1/6/20 (9am) Waitlist & Restrictions
  • Waitlits activated on all eligible ICS courses
    • Ineligible courses: ICS 6D, ICS 33, ICS 51, ICS 53/53L, ICS 139W (online sections only), CS 122A/EECS 116, CS 142A, CS 145/145L, INF 191A, INF 191B
  • CS 145/145L opened to all School of ICS majors with Upper-Division Standing
12/23/19;
1/2/20 – 1/10/20
All School of ICS courses
  • Prerequisite sweeps will be conducted on all classes. Any student who does not have the required course prerequisite(s) for a course WILL be dropped from that course.



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

GRADUATE  COURSE  UPDATES
Starting Date(s) Courses(s) Restriction Updates
11/18/19 COMPSCI courses
  • All courses restricted to CS, NET SYS, SW ENGR, STATS graduate students only
  • Special restrictions:
    • CS 206, CS 274A: CS, COMPT SCI, NET SYS, SW ENGR students only
    • CS 201P - CS 271P: Students in the MCS program only
IN4MATX courses
  • All courses restricted to ICS, INF, SW ENGR, STATS graduate students only
  • Special restrictions:
    • INF 283, INF 284: Students in the MHCID program only
STATS courses
  • All courses restricted to STATS graduate students only
  • Special restrictions:
    • STATS 202, STATS 281B: All graduate students except STATS
SWE courses
  • SWE 213, SWE 219, SWE 225: ICS, INF, SW ENGR, STATS graduate students only
  • Special restrictions:
    • SWE 261P - SWE 265P: Students in the MSWE program only
12/19/19 (12pm) All School of ICS graduate courses
  • ICS courses open to all graduate students
  • Note: ICS Student Affairs reserves the right to maintain major restrictions on impacted courses after 12/19/19
1/6/20 (9am) All School of ICS graduate courses
  • Waitlists activated on all ICS graduate courses
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  • ICS graduate students who wish to enroll in a restricted ICS course (e.g.,  may contact an ICS graduate counselor or come during Graduate Walk-in Hours for assistance.
  • ICS strictly enforces the campus Week 2 add/drop deadline of 5:00pm, Friday, January 17, 2020.
  • Graduate students outside of the School of ICS must wait until 12:00pm, December 19, 2019 to enroll in ICS courses. No exceptions to this registrations schedule will be made.
  • Graduate students wishing to enroll in an undergraduate level course may send an email requesting authorization to ucounsel@uci.edu beginning December 16, 2019.

updated: 11/4/2019
posted: 11/4/2019