All students register by Minerva, McGill's web-based registration system. For detailed information about registration, refer to Programs, Courses and University Regulations > University Regulations and Resources > Undergraduate > Registration,Welcome to McGill at www.mcgill.ca/newstudents, the Student Affairs website, www.mcgill.ca/edu-sao, and to the Student Records website, www.mcgill.ca/students/records.
Students who fall into Unsatisfactory Standing at the end of the academic year will have their registration cancelled. They may not re-register in the Faculty. Students who can provide proof of extenuating circumstances may appeal to the Executive Director, Student Affairs. Please refer to Programs, Courses and University Regulations > University Regulations and Resources > Undergraduate > Readmission and to www.mcgill.ca/edu-sao for Faculty-specific information.
Students who have an outstanding fee balance from a previous term or outstanding fines will not be permitted to register. Students with financial problems should consult the Student Aid Office, Brown Student Services Building.
Students who decide not to return to McGill must withdraw from all of their courses on Minerva or inform the Student Affairs Office in writing. For further information, refer to Programs, Courses and University Regulations > University Regulations and Resources > Undergraduate > Regulations Concerning Course Withdrawal and Regulations Concerning University Withdrawal.
Students in Faculty of Education programs should register for the courses as outlined in the individual program overviews and advising material posted on the Student Affairs Office website, www.mcgill.ca/edu-sao/new/advising and www.mcgill.ca/edu-sao/current/advising. For more information on registration, see Programs, Courses and University Regulations > University Regulations and Resources > Undergraduate > Registration.
Students in the B.Ed. programs who are required to be registered for Field Experience should consult Student Teaching/Field Experience for more information.
Some courses may require special permission. Students should consult the Programs, Courses and University Regulations publication and/or the Class Schedule on Minerva well in advance of the Course Change period to determine if permission is required of the instructor, the department, or the Faculty for any course they wish to take.
A number of courses have prerequisites that must be completed prior to course registration. Permission to waive a prerequisite requirement must be given in writing by an academic adviser.
There are three course withdrawal periods, published on the University website, www.mcgill.ca/importantdates, and in Programs, Courses and University Regulations > University Regulations and Resources > Undergraduate > Regulations Concerning Course Withdrawal. Students may, under exceptional circumstances, be granted permission to withdraw after the published deadlines. Such students should contact the Student Affairs Office for further information.
Students withdrawing from a Field Experience should refer to Student Teaching/Field Experience.