Here is a list of the most frequently asked questions by incoming first-year students regarding academic matters. If you have additional questions not addressed here or during orientation, please contact the office at 215-596-7530 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
During the first semester you attend USciences, your Fall schedule is made for you by the Registrar’s Office. After your first semester, all registration will be done online.
Registration is done individually by the Registrar’s Office and your course schedule should be available by mid-August. Individual schedules may appear to different students at different times, so do not be concerned if another student has received their schedule and you have not yet.
By logging onto WebAdvisor and selecting the Student menu. You will see a section called “Academic Profile,” a link to “My Class Schedule.” This will bring you to a page where you can select the term that you wish to view.
The first day you may make changes is during the Saturday of Welcome Weekend. Time will be set aside to begin making minor changes, such as changing sections. Any major changes of adding or dropping classes can be made starting the first day of classes, with your Advisor’s approval. The last day you may make changes is the end of the second week of classes.
The deadline to accept or decline AP credit is the last day of the Drop/Add period, the Friday of the second week of classes.
Students are now able to purchase new, used, rental, and digital materials based off the courses listed on their Blackboard accounts.
The Office of Student Accommodations is located in the Academic Advising Suite, 1st Floor, Whitecar Hall.
On the USciences Registrar’s webpage there is an “Academic Calendar” link from the list of options on the left side of the page. http://www.usciences.edu/registrar/calendar.shtml