Add/Drop Week

Below are the instructions for requesting permission to waive a requisite, obtaining instructor's consent, and adding or dropping courses during add/drop week. 

Course Permission (Requisite Waiver and/or Instructor's Consent)

  • Log into GaelXpress.
  • Under the Registration section, click on Register for Classes.
  • Click on Search and register for sections.
  • Once you have narrowed down your search, click Submit
  • On the following page, find your course and tick the box in the Select column and then click Submit
  • On this page, search for your course and under the Action column, choose Register and click Submit
  • When adding a course and you receive the following message: "The following required prerequisite for the course is not started.Take...minimum grade C-..."  or "Student requires instructor's consent to register in..." You will need to email the instructor of the course for permission to waive these.
  • If permission is granted, they will waive the requisite on their end and reply back to you and inform you that the approval is given in order for you to add the course online. 
    • Please note that it is still your responsibility to register for the course. 

Adding courses

  • Log into GaelXpress.
  • Under the Registration section, click on Register for Classes.
  • Click on Search and register for sections.
  • Once you have narrowed down your search, click Submit
  • On the following page, find your course and tick the box in the Select column and then click Submit
  • On this page, search for your course and under the Action column, choose Register and click Submit
  • When adding a course and you receive the following message: "Faculty add authorization is required to add the section at this time." You will need to email the instructor of the course for permission to add the course.
  • If permission is granted, they will approve the add authorization on their end and reply back to you and inform you that the approval is given in order for you to add the course online. 
    • Please note that it is still your responsibility to register for the course. 

Dropping courses

  • Log into GaelXpress.
  • Under the Registration section, click on Register for Classes.
  • Click on Drop sections.
  • Under Current Registrations, tick the box in the Drop column and then click Submit
  • On the following page, you will receive a confirmation that your request has been processed. 
    • Please note that you may not drop from all sections as this will require you to either take a leave absence or withdraw from the college.