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Central Washington University

Registration Handbook

TABLE OF CONTENTS Campus Directory ...... Inside Front Cover Student Responsibilities .......................... 3 Financial Obligations........................................................... 3 Address Information............................................................ 3 Official E-mail Notification................................................ 3 Schedule Confirmation....................................................... 3 Drop by Instructor............................................................... 3 Late Registration Fee........................................................... 3

Calendars/Deadlines ............................. 4-8

Fall 2012................................................................................ 4 Winter 2013.......................................................................... 5 Spring 2013........................................................................... 6 Summer Sessions 2013........................................................ 7 Final Exam Schedules.......................................................... 8

Payments, Tuition, and Fees .............. 9-12

How to Pay............................................................................ 9 Payments and Refund Policy.............................................. 9 Tuition Rates....................................................................... 10 Fees....................................................................................... 10 Washington Student Lobby............................................... 10 Special Course Fees............................................................ 10 Financial Aid...................................................................... 11 Scholarships........................................................................ 11 CWU Faculty/Staff, State Employees, and National Guard Tuition Waiver.................................... 11 CWU Employee Dependents and Eligible Retirees Tuition Waiver................................... 11 Senior Citizens.................................................................... 12 Optional Injury and Sickness Insurance Plans............... 12 Student Medical Malpractice/Professional Liability Insurance......................................................................... 12

General Regulations and Information ......................................... 13-17

Classification of Students.................................................. 13 Numbering of Courses...................................................... 13 Student Load Policy........................................................... 13 Registration......................................................................... 13 Wait Lists............................................................................. 14 Audit.................................................................................... 14 Credit/No Credit................................................................ 15 Repetition of Courses........................................................ 15 Additional Enrollment Procedures.................................. 15 Credit by Examination...................................................... 16 Procedure for Course Substitution and Waiver of Course Requirements................................................ 16 Grades.................................................................................. 16 Incompletes—CWU Policy............................................... 16 Withdrawing....................................................................... 16 Leave of Absence................................................................ 17 University Catalog.............................................................. 17 Declaration of Major.......................................................... 17

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Quarterly Honor Roll........................................................ 17 Students with Disabilities.................................................. 17 Safety Awareness Information.......................................... 17 Voter Registration.............................................................. 17

Graduation ......................................... 18-20

Graduation Process.......................................................18-19 Commencement................................................................. 20 Coursework After Graduation......................................... 20

Safari Guide ....................................... 21-46

Introduction........................................................................ 21 CWU E-mail....................................................................... 22 CWU Blackboard............................................................... 22 Login...............................................................................22-24 Student Center—Safari Home Page................................. 25 Changing Your Password.................................................. 25 CWU Alert.......................................................................... 25 Changing Your Personal Identification Number........... 26 Emergency Contact Information..................................... 26 Updating Your Personal Information, Preferences........ 26 Privacy Settings.................................................................. 26 Holds—To Do List—Enrollment Dates.....................26-27 Enrolling in a Class............................................................ 27 Student Success Tools........................................................ 28 How Safari Works.............................................................. 28 Understanding Icons in Safari.......................................... 29 Adding a Class...............................................................30-33 Reserve Seats....................................................................... 34 Wait Listing a Class............................................................ 35 Entering a Class Permission Number.............................. 35 To Drop a Class.............................................................36-37 To Swap Classes.................................................................. 38 My Class Schedule.............................................................. 39 Search for Classes............................................................... 40 Understanding Class Detail.............................................. 41 Using the Safari Planner to Achieve Student Success.... 42 Planner............................................................................42-43 Enrolling through the Planner....................................44-45 Browse the Safari Catalog................................................. 46

CWU Online Catalog .......................... 47-49

Finding Information in the Catalog................................ 47 Creating My Portfolio........................................................ 48 CWU Catalog Application................................................ 49 CWU Mobile Application................................................. 49

Deans and Department Chairs ......... 50-51 Academic Advising Contacts ........... 52-54 University Centers ............................. 55-57

University Center Policies................................................. 55 University Center Locations and Programs..............56-57

CWU Alcohol and Drug Policy.......... 58-59 Campus Map ................ Inside Back Cover www.cwu.edu


CWU Registration Handbook