Course Updates

Fall 2021: 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.

Recent updates:
   - 5/17/21: language re: major restriction clarified for INF 117
   - 5/13/21: GDIM added; standing restrictions clarified for INF 117, INF 171; ICS 45J open
      to all ICS majors on 6/2/21
   - 5/7/21: updates ICS 45J and GDIM courses

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Waitlists on eligible School of ICS courses will be activated on August 23, 2021 at 9:00am.

New Only Reserved (NOR): Certain courses will have a portion of or all seats reserved for incoming freshmen and transfer students until August 25, 2021 at 9:00am.

Course prerequisites: The online listing will be updated by May 17, 2021. Until then, refer to the General Catalogue for the most accurate and up-to-date prerequisite information.

  • Important: If you satisfied any part of a course's prerequisite(s) at another institution and you have not yet been cleared to enroll in that course, be sure to submit an Online Course Prerequisite Clearing Request.

School of ICS majors will have priority for seating in most School of ICS courses until 12:00pm, September 20, 2021. See the detailed timeline for specific information.

  • 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.

Majors outside of the School of ICS may begin enrolling in ICS courses on September 20, 2021 at 12:00pm.

  • Quantitative Economics juniors and seniors will be able to enroll in STATS 120A starting 7:00pm, 5/26/2021 until 5:00pm, 6/2/2020.
  • Computer Engineering majors will be able to enroll in ICS 6D starting 12:00pm, 8/25/2021.
  • CSE majors under the School of Engineering: if you meet the prerequisites but are unable to register in an upper-division CS course (100-189) contact ICS Student Affairs for assistance. (Note: INF courses (101-139) will be available to CSE majors beginning 5/26/21).
  • Any non-ICS student found to be enrolled in ICS courses without permission from ICS Student Affairs before September 20th will be dropped.

 




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

UNDERGRADUATE  COURSE  UPDATES
Effective Date(s) Updates/Restrictions Status Details

5/17/21
Spring 2021
Week 8

School/Major restrictions active

  • All courses: "No Repeats" restriction in effect until 5/26/21
  • NOR (New Only Reserved) active on select courses until 8/25/21

COMPSCI: Restricted to all School of ICS and CSE majors only, except:

  • CS 121/INF 141: Restricted to INF, BIM, SE, and CGS majors only
  • CS 122A, CS 132, CS 183: Restricted to School of ICS and School of Enginering majors only

GDIM: Restricted to GDIM and CGS majors only, except:

  • GDIM 41/ICS 60: School of ICS majors only
  • Note: GDIM 31 is listed as ICS 80, "Intro to Prog Games"
  • GDIM 167A/ICS 169A: CGS seniors only

I&C SCI: Restricted to all School of ICS and CSE majors only, except:

  • ICS 3, ICS 5: open to all campus majors
  • ICS 6N, ICS 60, ICS 90, ICS 139W*: School of ICS majors only
  • ICS 45J: INF, SE, BIM, and CGS majors only
  • ICS 51: CS, CGS, DS, and SE majors only
  • ICS 53/53L: CS majors only
  • ICS 80 (all sections): GDIM and CGS majors only
  • ICS 163, ICS 169A*: CGS majors only

IN4MATX: Restricted to INF, SE, BIM, and CGS majors only, except:

  • INF H81: Campuswide Honors Collegium students only
  • INF 43, 101, 125: School of ICS and CSE majors only
  • INF 117, INF 171/PubHlth 105: INF, SE, BIM and CGS majors with Upper-division standing only
  • INF 191A*: INF and SE majors with Senior Standing only

STATS: Restrictions vary by course:

  • Stats 7, Stats 8: open to all campus majors
  • Stats 67: School of ICS and CSE majors only
  • Stats 110: DS and BIM majors only
  • Stats 120A: DS majors only

* Senior Standing only

5/18/21

Upper-division restrictions active

  • 9:00am: All Upper-Division courses in School of ICS will be restricted to "Upper-division Standing only"
    • INF 191A and ICS 169A: remains Senior Standing only
  • No changes to school/major restrictions as published on 5/17/21

5/25/21
Spring 2021
Week 9

Upper-division restriction lifted

  • 9:00am: "Upper-division Standing only" restriction removed from courses, except:
    • ICS 139W, INF 117: Upper-division only
    • ICS 169A, INF 191A: Seniors only
  • No changes to school/major restrictions as published on 5/17/21

5/26/21
Spring 2021
Week 9

School/Major restrictions updated

School/Major Restrictions updated on the below courses at 5:00pm:

  • CS 121/INF 141: School of ICS majors only
  • ICS 163: School of ICS only
  • INF 100-139: School of ICS and CSE majors only
  • INF 140-190: School of ICS only
  • STATS 120A: DS and Quantitative Economics with Upper-Division standing only until 6/2/21

6/2/21
Spring 2021
Week 10

School/Major Restrictions updated on the below courses at 5:00pm:

  • ICS 45J, 51, 53/53L: School of ICS only
  • Stats 110, Stats 120A: School of ICS only

6/21/21 -
6/25/21

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.

8/23/21
Summer 2021

Waitlists activated

  • Waitlists will be activated on all eligible School of ICS courses at 9:00 am.
    • Students on the waitlist for any School of ICS course should contact the instructor prior to the start of instruction. Make arrangements to ensure you can access and submit any course material in a timely manner.
  • Courses ineligible for waitlists:
    • CS 154
    • ICS 6B
    • ICS 51
    • ICS 53/35L
    • ICS 139W, Lec C
    • ICS 139W, Lec D
    • INF 117
    • INF 191A
8/25/21
Summer 2021
  • NOR restrictions will be removed at 9:00am
  • ICS 6D: School/Major restriction updated to School of ICS, CSE and Computer Engineering majors only.
9/15/21

5:00pm: Fee payment deadline for the Fall 2021 quarter

  • Missing the fee payment deadline will result in your being dropped from Fall courses
  • WebReg will be unavailable after 5:00pm
9/16/21
9/24/21

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.

9/20/21
Fall 2021, Week 0

School/Major restriction lifted

School/Major Restrictions removed from all School of ICS courses

  • WebReg available again starting 12:00pm

10/8/21
Fall 2021
Week 2

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

  • 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: 5/25/2021
posted: 5/3/2021