The Department of Systems Design Engineering (SYDE) manages course waitlists for SYDE and Biomedical Engineering (BME) courses that are expected to reach capacity during the add/drop period. 

The following Fall 2022 courses will have waitlists added July 25, 2022: 

  • SYDE 533 Conflict Resolution
  • SYDE 543 Cognitive Ergonomics
  • SYDE 575 Image Processing

Follow these steps to be added to a course waitlist: 

  1. Select the course from the list above you would like to be added to the waitlist for.
  2. Complete and submit the course waitlist form. 
  3. Wait to receive notification by email from the Undergraduate Coordinator to confirm that you are allowed into the course. Once you receive confirmation, move on to step four and initiate the override process (See "What is the override process?" below). 
  4. Fill out the course override form and email it to the Undergraduate Coordinator. If you do not meet the pre-requisites for the course, see “Frequently Asked Questions” below for the override process. Do not contact the instructor until you have been taken off the waitlist. 

Students that tried to add the course during course selection but were not enrolled do not get preference on the waitlistIt is your responsibility to check your enrollment status by July 18. If you were not enrolled in the course, you must follow the steps to add yourself to the waitlist.

Fall 2022 Important Dates

Date What's happening
Monday, July 18 Students can see their course selection courses. Some courses may have been dropped.
Monday, July 25 Add/drop appointments begin. Department consent is placed on full courses. Waitlists open.
Wednesday, July 27 Add/drop period begins for all students. 
Wednesday, September 7 Classes begin. 
Wednesday, September 14 Class reserves are removed.
Tuesday, September 20 Add period ends.
Tuesday, September 27 Last day to drop a course and the course is removed from the transcript.

Frequently Asked Questions