Last Day to Drop/Resign with "W" Grades
SUMMER 2014: Use the following dates to determine Drop "W" and Resignation "W" deadlines for the Summer.
6-WK SECOND SESSION (060): July 14 – August 15
July 15 - Drop with No grade
August 1 - Drop with “W” grade
12-WK - ALL SUMMER (001): June 4 – August 15
June 6 - Drop with No grade
July 25 - Drop with “W” grade
FALL QUARTER 2014: The last day to drop a course with a "W" grade or resign from the University (drop all courses) with "W" grades for Fall Quarter 2014 is Friday, October 24, 2014 at 4:45 p.m.
Critical Registration Dates for Fall Quarter 2014
NOTE 1: New Freshmen admitted for Fall 2014 will register during one of the New Freshmen Orientation sessions scheduled for the Summer. New Freshmen should contact Undergraduate Admissions (1-800-LATECH1) as soon as possible after being admitted to sign up for a Freshmen Orientation and Registration session. New Transfer Students admitted for Fall 2014 will register during one of the Transfer Orientation sessions scheduled for the Summer. New Transfer Students should also contact Undergraduate Admissions (1-800-LATECH1) as soon as possible after being admitted to schedule a Transfer Orientation and Registration session.
NOTE 2: For those New Freshmen and Transfer Students (undergraduates) admitted for Fall 2014, who did not attend an Orientation and Registration session during the Summer - should contact Undergraduate Admissions (1-800-LATECH1) for more information and plan to complete Advising/Registration/Tuition & Fee Payment during the General Registration period prior to the first day of classes (September 4, 2014).
NOTE 3: Graduate students should contact their advisor to initiate and complete the advising (Plan of Study development) process (to include updating their Registration Access Code). New students will then: obtain their BOSS PIN number (Keeny Hall 207) and complete their initial registration in the BOSS Self-Help Registration Center (Keeny Hall 207); complete tuition/fee payment at the Cashiers window (Keeny Hall 103); and obtain their TECH ID through the TECH Express Office, activate their TECH e-mail account (at the Computing Center, Basement Wyly Tower).
NOTE 4: All returning TECH students who have been out of class more than one quarter (excluding the Summer Quarter) must be readmitted and advised before they will be able to use BOSS Web Registration (advisors must update Registration Access Codes). They will also need new TECH ID cards.
BOSS Hours/Registration Information
Monday-Friday: 7:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.; 12:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.; and 8:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m.
Weekends: 8:00 p.m. Friday until 7:00 a.m. Monday
BOSS Web Registration (menu option "Drop and Add Classes") remains "live" for eligible students through the end of the Late Registration ("no-grade" Drop/Add) period each quarter. After Drop/Add is deactivated, all Drop "W" actions must take place by submitting a Drop/Add Form, signed by the student's advisor, to the University Registrar's Office for processing.
Students attempting to drop all of their classes (resign) must do so through the University Registrar's Office. Resignations may not be accomplished online through BOSS.
For Fall Quarter 2014: BOSS Web Registration (menu option "Drop and Add Classes") will be deactivated at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, September 8, 2014 (last day of Late Registration, Drop/Add, for Fall Quarter 2014).