Course Search & Enroll - Enrolling/Editing Variable Credit
An overview and step-by-step guide to enrolling in variable credit courses, and editing selected credits in an enrolled course.
Please note: Some information or screenshots on this page may not reflect the new functionality and design changes that were implemented in Course Search & Enroll on May 20, 2021. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Overview:Some courses/sections are configured as variable credit, which allows you to choose the number of credit you would like to enroll in.
Selected credits will be available within the range indicated in Course Search & Enroll.
Variable credits can be edited after enrolling in the course.
Changes are made using Course Search & Enroll until that term's relevant deadline. After the deadline has passed, editing this option will require additional permission and will be done using Course Change Request.
Check the related dates and deadlines to determine whether to use Course Search & Enroll or Course Change Request.
Enrolling in Variable Credit Courses: Step-by-StepFollow instructions to search and add courses to your cart:
Course Search & Enroll - Searching for Classes
Course Search & Enroll - Add & Enroll in Classes
Select the number of credits in one of the following ways:
- Select number of credits from the drop-down menu when adding the course to your cart.
- In your cart, select the course, click the See Sections and select number of credits from the drop-down menu.
When enrolling, review the enrollment options and select number of credits from the drop-down menu.
Editing Variable Credits: Step-by-Step
In Course Search & Enroll, go to the “My Courses” tab.
In the Enrolled list, select the course you would like to edit.
Select the See Sections button.
If it's a variable credit course, you will have the option to select the number of credits from a drop-down menu.
Select the Save button to confirm and save the change.
The editing option will not appear:
- If the course is not a variable credit course. Check course and section information again.
- If the deadline has passed. You may then submit your changes using the Course Change Request form. For more information see, Student Center - Course Change Request.