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Wintersession 2016

Important Dates for Wintersession 2016
January 6 (Wednesday)- Wintersession Classes Begin
January 6 (Wednesday)- Add/Drop Period Begins
January 13 (Wednesday)-Add/Drop Period Ends
January 18 (Monday)-Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, No degree program classes held
January 27 (Wednesday)-Final date to withdraw from a course with a “W” grade
February 9 (Tuesday)-Wintersession classes end

Course offerings, descriptions and schedules are available in:
Student Planning using the ‘Course Catalog‘ search.
– 2015-16 Course Announcement Wintersession Section beginning pg. 295.
Wintersession Grid

WebAdvisor Registration Update

Beginning Thursday, January 14, WebAdvisor registration functionality will no longer be available. Student Planning registration will replace registration in WebAdvisor.

All web registration activity involving adding, dropping, and waitlisting courses will be available  only through Student Planning  (ss.risd.edu/student or click on the ‘Student Planning’ link in WebAdvisor).

Spring 2016 Web Registration Information

Spring 2016 Web Registration Begins Tuesday, December 1.

Check your Web Advisor account to view your assigned registration day and start time.

All students are encouraged to access Student Planning prior to the upcoming Spring registration.

-Login to Student Planning directly at this link: https://ss.risd.edu/student or through WebAdvisor and click the link for ‘Student Planning’.
-Watch the following short video tutorial series to familiarize yourself with the many features and benefits.
For Students:
Tutorial 1: Introduction to Student Planning & Registration
Tutorial 2  Student Planning: Preparing for Registration
Tutorial 3: Student Planning: Registering for Classes
For Advisors:
Tutorial 4: Student Planning for Advisors

Questions on Student Planning:
Navigation: Contact the Office of the Registrar (401) 454-6151 or email registrar@risd.edu
Access:  Contact the Service Desk of the OIT  (401) 454-6106 or email servicedesk@risd.edu
FAQs:  Available on this site at Student Planning.

Spring 2016 Important Registration Dates:
January 20 & 21           Freshmen web register for Liberal Arts (6:30-9:30pm)
February 9 (Tues)          Spring web registration ends
February 18 (Thurs.)    First day of spring semester classes
February 18 (Thurs.)    Add/drop period begins
February 25 (Thurs.)    Add/Drop period ends for spring courses