How to Add/Drop in HELIOS

View the Add/Drop training video

Adding and dropping courses in HELIOS is very straightforward. Students will see the same course search functionality as in the HLS Course Catalog. View the training video on this page to get an overview.

Step-by-Step Screen Shots

Once you have located a course, you select it by clicking on the course title and a detail window will open. In this window you may add, drop or add the course to the waitlist depending on availability. Students can also drop courses by clicking on the red "X" next to their current course enrollments which are listed above the Add/Drop area of the page. 

For example, if you wanted to add the Administrative Law course, select it and then click the "Add" button.

The next screen shot shows what will happen should there be a schedule conflict. In this case, HELIOS will allow you to swap the conflicting courses in order to complete the "Add." Click "Continue" to drop the conflicting course, or "Cancel" if you are not interested in adding it.

If you decide to go ahead and Add the course, you will receive a confirmation notice stating which course was added and which was dropped.

Last modified: March 27, 2012

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