Timeline for Fall 2018 Petition Course Signup & Registration
Student Petition Course Request Period – Saturday, May 12th – Tuesday, May 15th
Ø Students log into https://webadvising.union.edu starting at 5:00 p.m. on May 12th to request their petition courses (as designated by the “Y” in the petition column on the course schedule.)
Academic Department Petition Decision Period – Wednesday, May 16th – Monday, May 21st
Ø Instructors review the signup information and select students based on major, GPA, prerequisites, reason for wanting course, etc.
Ø Approved students are changed by the department to “Faculty Accepted.” Students not accepted are changed to “Denied Request” or “Waitlisted” depending on their placement by the department.
Student Petition Acceptance Period – Tuesday, May 22nd –Thursday, May 24th
Ø Students log into Webadvising to view the status of their petition requests. They change the ones that are marked “Faculty Approved” to “Student Accepted.”
Ø If you are “Faculty Approved” for a course that you have no intention of registering for, PLEASE change the status to “Not needed by Student” so another student may take the course.
Ø Students still need to register for the course online once their appointment time comes. Please note: “Student Accepted” is the only status that will allow you to register for the course
Ø If students do not register for a petition course that they accept, the department, at their discretion, may give their space to another student on the waitlist after the conclusion of prescheduling appointments.
On Friday, May 4th, students can look up their registration appointment time and day on Webadvising under the “My Registration Restrictions” link on Webadvising. Registration appointments for on-campus students commence on Monday, May 28th. Term abroad students will register according to their specific time/day listed on Webadvising.
Your adviser will remove your web advising hold electronically after meeting with you to discuss your fall course selections. (Students on a term abroad should email their adviser about their fall choices.)
Students also need to check “My Registration Restrictions” to see if they have any other holds (financial, health, failure to declare a major, etc.) on their account. Students will not be allowed to preschedule if they have holds on their account although they will be allowed to participate in the petition process.
Computers will be available at the Registrar’s Office, First Floor of Silliman Hall, if students need assistance with any aspect of web registration.
Web registration will remain open through Sunday, July 8th in order for students to make adjustments to their Fall schedule online.
function on Webadvising will reopen for students to make changes beginning the
first day of classes, Wednesday,
September 5th. Changes can also
be made in
person at the