Undergraduate Course Enrollment Updates

 

***During the enrollment period, it is critical that you check your UCSD email for any updates. This may have an impact on your schedule.***

Fall 2017 Updates

Course Update
ECE 15 Priority enrollment given to incoming ECE, BE29, MA27, MA31, MA32, MA34 and MA35 majors. Remaining seats will be released to continuing ECE, BE29, MA27, MA31, MA32, MA34 and MA35 majors students only.
ECE 16 Enrollment is now open to Juniors and Seniors in addition to Sophomores.  If you are Junior or Senior standing and would like to take ECE 16 please send a message to the Virtual Advising Center (vac.ucsd.edu).
ECE 25 Priority enrollment given to incoming ECE majors. Remaining seats will be released to continuing ECE students only.
ECE 35

Priority enrollment given to incoming BE29, CS25 and ECE majors. Remaining seats will be released to continuing BE29, CS25 and ECE students only. Non-majors will need to waitlist and if seats become available after the start of Fall quarter, students will be notified.

ECE 174 Priority enrollment given to EE major completing the Machine Learning depth and ECE ISRC graduate students.
ECE 180 C00 Real-World Power Grid Operations - This course provides practical insights into the operation of the power grid with the primary objectives of safety, reliability, and efficiency. It systematically describes the vital grid operator’s functions, the processes required to operate the system, and the enabling technology solutions deployed to facilitate the processes. Prerequisites: none.
ECE 180 D00 Programming for Data Analysis- Hands on course to prepare students to use the Python language and ecosystem for all phases of effective Data Science. Prerequisite: ECE 15 or CSE 8B or CSE 11. 
ECE 188 A00 LabVIEW Programming - An interactive LabVIEW programming course designed to teach students how to design and develop LabVIEW applications. The course will prepare students for the NI Certified LabVIEW associate develop (CLAD) exam as well as provide hands-on engineering through team oriented labVIEW projects. Prerequisites: ECE 15 or CSE 8B or CSE 11. 
ECE 196 Enrollment is now open to Sophomores in addition to Juniors and Seniors. If you are a Sophomore and would like to take ECE 196 please send a message to the Virtual Advising Center (vac.ucsd.edu).
ECE 197 Effective Fall 2016, CE majors; may not use ECE 197 towards their technical elective. This will be strictly enforced. EE, EP, EE& Society majors can use ECE 197 towards Professional Electives only.

 

Academic Year Updates

Course Update
ECE 25/35 Lab schedules are not available for students to enroll in during 1st Pass. The earliest the lab times may become available is the beginning of 2nd Pass. Once the labs are open for enrollment, an announcement will be sent out. Please keep an eye on your UCSD email for any further notifications about the courses.
ECE 65/100 Students are able to take ECE 65 and 100 concurrently. They must be enrolled in ECE 65 before advisors can clear them. Please send a message to the Virtual Advising Center (vac.ucsd.edu).
ECE 100/102 Students are able to take ECE 100 and 102 concurrently. They must be enrolled in ECE 100 before advisors can clear them. Please send a message to the Virtual Advising Center (vac.ucsd.edu).
ECE 102 Effective Fall 2014, ECE 102 has a new prerequisite: ECE 100.
ECE 103 Effective Winter 2015, ECE 65 is another prerequisite.
ECE 108 Effective Fall 2014, only students up to Fall 2013 will have this requirement in which students will need to replace ECE 108 with another Technical Elective. Students entering Fall 2014 do not need to worry about ECE 108. 
ECE 118 Will not be offered until further notice.
ECE 120 This course may not be used for your 5th depth course. Only ECE majors are able to enroll in ECE 120. Non majors will be able to get cleared Week 10 with space permitting.
ECE 134 Only ECE majors are able to enroll in ECE 134. Non majors will be able to get cleared Week 10 with space permitting.
ECE 180/188 These courses can be taken multiple times if they are different topics up to 4 times. Certain classes may require prerequisites even if WebReg does not state it. If you enroll in more than one ECE 180 or 188 in the same quarter then you will need to submit an add card to the ECE Undergraduate Advising Office to add the second ECE 180 or ECE 188.  
ECE 191 In order to be cleared to enroll, students need: all prerequisites of ECE 100 - 109 and 1 depth course with senior standing AND is a graduating senior.

Students without all the prerequisites courses will need to get faculty approval and will be cleared week 10 with space permitting.

Students with all the prerequisites courses but will not be a graduating senior will need to get clearance week 10 with space permitting.

ECE 196 Students who took ECE 196 prior to FA17 must submit a petition to have this course count towards an elective.
ECE 197 Effective Fall 2016, CE majors may not use ECE 197 towards their technical elective. This will be strictly enforced. EE, EP, EE& Society majors can use ECE 197 towards Professional Electives only.

 

Power Engineering Courses

For course descriptions, prerequisites and more information, please click here.

For the new FA17 Custom Depth in Power Engineering degree check, please click here.

 

Prerequisites

Effective Spring 2016, students who do not have prerequisites in non-core ECE courses and want to enroll in a specific course, will need faculty approval through the online course pre-authorization system.

Students will be cleared Monday of Week 10 to allow students who have completed prerequisites to enroll first.

Please NOTE: Getting faculty approval and being cleared to enroll in the course will not guarantee you a spot. If a class is full, please place yourself on the waitlist

 

Wait List Policy

If a course that you want to enroll in is full, please place yourself on the waitlist. Please note that you cannot waitlist a course during your 1st Pass. Waitlisting is available during the 2nd Pass only. The buttons to ENROLL or WAITLIST will be blacked out. This is normal.

We understand that you need these courses to graduate so please be patient as we work on enlarging enrollment. The Department will do everything we can to accommodate students so please be patient. Waitlist yourself into the class and if seats become available, students will be enrolled in the order they waitlisted. We cannot guarantee that you will get into the course. If you need assistance with an alternate course, stop by during walk in advising hours in Jacobs Hall 2701 or 2702.

***During the enrollment period, it is critical that you check your UCSD email for any updates. This may have an impact on your schedule.***

****If enrollment limits are increased, it takes the system overnight to process this command. Students will be added in the order they are on the waitlist. Please have patience.****