Course Selection Windows


Course Selection Information for Graduate, Undergraduate & Associate Diploma (Guelph Campus) Students

The course selection period for Winter 2017 takes place from October 13 through November 4, 2016. WebAdvisor will be available for course selection on a daily basis, including weekends.  Note that some interruptions in service will occur as indicated here:  Daily between 2:00 am – 4:30 am.

WebAdvisor Help is accessible anytime by clicking on Help in the orange menu bar at the top of the page. WebAdvisor support is available from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday to Friday. For additional assistance questions can be submitted in the Ask Gryph question field.

The Winter 2017 course schedule is now available on WebAdvisor>Students>Search for Sections.

The Winter 2017 final examination schedule will be available by Thursday, December 1, 2016. You can view your own final exam schedule for the courses in which you are registered - log in to WebAdvisor>Students, select Class Schedule, select the appropriate term and click on Exam Schedule Grid.

You must use the paper process to register for any of your courses that have signature requirements (instructor consent, prerequisite/restriction waivers, course overload, etc.).  Please submit the appropriately completed and signed Course Waiver Request form(s)once your window has opened, to Enrolment Services (UC level 3) for processing. Click here for office hours.

Listed below are some websites that you may find helpful when planning your course selection:

-  Open Learning and Educational Support (OpenEd) site for DE courses

-  Campus map

-  2016-17 Schedule of Dates  

Instructions for Graduate Students, Winter 2017 Course Selection

Course selection for Graduate Students will take place October 13 through November 4, 2016. Graduate students will be able to select courses at any time during this period.

Instructions for University of Guelph Undergraduate and Associate Diploma (Guelph campus) Students

If you have any questions about your program and/or the courses you should be taking please refer to Chapter VII, Academic Advising, in the 2016-17 Undergraduate Calendar for additional resource information.  

Please use the class level listed on the Course Selection Information email you were sent on September 30, 2016 (your class level is also listed on your academic evaluation) and the last 2 digits of your 7 digit id number to determine which days are available to you for submission of your Winter 2017 course selection.

Note:  You will be permitted to submit courses for registration, via WebAdvisor or in person at Enrolment Services, on the specific day assigned or on any day after that throughout the course selection period, up to and including Friday, November 4, 2016.  If you have any questions about this process please contact Enrolment Services at 519-824-4120 ext 58731.


Note that the ID number ranges in the tables below may not be listed sequentially.  The sequences of the ID number ranges changes depending on your class level and the course selection period to ensure all students have an opportunity to select courses in the first window at some point in their time at Guelph.

Class Level 1 and 2

Ending ID Number Range Window Open Date
ending digits 00 to 20 Thursday, October 13, 2016
ending digits 21 to 40 Friday, October 14, 2016
ending digits 41 to 60 Monday, October 17, 2016
ending digits 61 to 80 Tuesday, October 18, 2016
ending digits 81 to 99 Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Class Level 7 and higher

Ending ID Number Range Window Open Date
ending digits 34 to 66 Thursday, October 20, 2016
ending digits 67 to 99 Friday, October 21, 2016
ending digits 00 to 33 Monday, October 24, 2016

Class Level 5 and Higher

Ending ID Number Range Window Open Date
ending digits 00 to 25 Tuesday, October 25, 2016
ending digits 26 to 50 Wednesday, October 26, 2016
ending digits 51 to 75 Thursday, October 27, 2016
ending digits 76 to 99 Friday, October 28, 2016

Class Level 3 and Higher

Ending ID Number Range Window Open Date
ending digits 51 to 75 Monday, October 31, 2016
ending digits 76 to 99 Tuesday, November 1, 2016
ending digits 00 to 25 Wednesday, November 2, 2016
ending digits 26 to 50 Thursday, November 3, 2016

All Class Levels

On Friday, November 4, 2016, course selection is open to all students.

Example:  an undergraduate student currently registered in class (semester) level 5 with a student id # of 1234567 may submit their Winter 2017 course selection using WebAdvisor or in person to Enrolment Services (UC3) beginning Thursday, October 27, 2016.

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