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.***

Winter 2019 Updates

Course Update
ECE 30 Enrollment for will not be available until the start of 2nd pass. Please note that the current lab schedule may be adjusted as well.  
ECE 143 Students who have completed the prerequisites will still need clearance to add.  Please submit your request through the Enrollment Authorization System (EASy). 
ECE 148 Introduction to Autonomous Vehicles (de Oliveira/Siberman). Enrollment for WI19 is now closed. The course will be offered in SP19. 

ECE 180 A00

Entrepreneurship (Kumar). Learn the “HOW-TO’s” for setting up, and implementing a successful start-up company. Offers E3CE – Experiential Education, Encouragement, & Coaching for Entrepreneurship. This class will get you prepared to launch your own company, to enter Incubators,Pitch competitions, and advanced Entrepreneurship programs. To enroll: student must apply here.  Counts for one EE/EP/EE&Society Professional Elective only. CE majors: one Entrepreneurship class is acceptable. If you have taken an Entrepreneurship course at another department, it will not count.
ECE 180 C00

Real World Power Grid Operation (Abi-Samra). The aim of this course is to increase the understanding of the dynamic phenomena in the power systems by providing practical insights into the operation of the power grid and the vital grid operator’s functions and actions. The core materials are supplemented by real-world examples. It will also include details of power outages that affected millions of people in which the instructor acted as the principal investigator. The core materials of this course have been approved for system operator's education and certification. It includes a review of power system fundamentals, followed by chapters on active and reactive power flow, frequency and voltage stability. Prerequisites: none. To enroll, please submit your request through the Enrollment Authorization System (EASy).

Graduate Level Courses Undergrads must submit an EASy request to enroll. EASy requests will be processed starting week 10 to allow graduate students to enroll first. Please note that undergrads cannot be added to a graduate level course waitlist.

 

Academic Year Updates

Course Update
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 EE, EP, EE & Society majors up to Fall 2013 will have this requirement in which students will need to replace ECE 108 with another Technical Elective. EE, EP, EE & Society majors who entered Fall 2014 and after do not need to worry about ECE 108.  CE majors are required to replace the course with a CSE/ECE Elective.
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 EASy request 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 196 counts towards one elective only.
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.

Graduate Students

ECE graduate students who want to enroll in undergrad level courses will be cleared to enroll through EASy starting Monday, week 7 of the quarter.

Non-ECE majors who want to enroll in undergrad level courses will be cleared to enroll through EASy starting week 10 of the quarter.

Power Engineering Courses

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

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

 

Prerequisites

Effective Spring 2016, Undergraduate 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 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.****