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Registration Planning

Two Paths to Registration

Use MyPlan to chart both long and short-term academic paths. Access the Registration page directly from MyPlan or via the Registration link in MyUW.

Prepare for Registration with MyPlan

  • Search and discover undergraduate programs offered at the UW
  • Learn about degree requirements for specific majors and programs
  • Search the Course Catalog to find all courses offered at UW
  • Add first choice and backup courses to your long-term plan
  • Search for available course sections by quarter
  • Add course sections to your plan for an upcoming quarter
  • View seat availability for sections
  • Sign up for seat availability notifications
  • Compare potential schedules before you register
  • Run audits to compare your plan to the requirements for specific majors
  • Preview your plan items before registering
  • Review registered and completed coursework
  • Check your degree progress with DARS – compare your completed courses to major requirements
  • Send the SLNs of plan items to the Registration page all in one click

Register with SLNs via MyUW

  • Take care of all pre-registration steps one week prior to registration opening
  • View any notices and messages related to or blocking registration
  • Register by entering SLNs for desired course sections
  • Drop courses
  • Change grading options (standard or satisfactory/non-satisfactory)