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About Subject &
Course Codes

Section Code

Indicate the specific section in which you are registering. Section codes 51 – 84 normally are reserved for laboratory sections associated with a particular lecture. In some cases, students MUST ALSO REGISTER FOR A LAB SECTION. Otherwise, labs are arranged by the department or instructor once classes have begun.

Course Units

  • 0.00 Non-credit activity, such as a lab.
  • 1.50 Semester half-course.
  • 3.00 Regular semester course. Some 3.00 unit courses may be offered over two semesters.
  • 6.00 Normally a two-semester course or a single-semester, double-unit intensive language training course.

Students must register for any two-semester course in both the Fall and Winter terms.

Class Days

  • M Monday
  • T Tuesday
  • W Wednesday
  • R Thursday
  • F Friday
  • S Saturday
  • U Sunday

Understanding Course Codes

All courses have a unique code made up ofthe subject code and the catalogue number.

How to read course codes

Subject Code Listing


More about course codes

Registration Guides

Multiple resources to help you with course registration

Watch our Step-by-Step Course Registration Videos

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Registration PDF

Course Registration Webinars

Looking to learn more about how to register for courses?

Attend one of these sessions to learn how to choose and register for courses, get answers to your questions from Academic Advisors, and receive tips for academic success.

  • Monday, June 8 @ 2 PM EST
  • Wednesday, June 10 @ 2 PM EST
  • Friday, June 12 @ 2 PM EST
  • Monday, June 15 @ 2 PM EST
  • Wednesday, June 17 @ 2 PM EST
  • Friday, June 19 @ 2 PM EST
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Reasons to Attend

  • Learn how to choose and register for courses
  • Get answers to your questions from Academic Advisors
  • Receive tips for academic success
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UWindsor Prep Program

Refresher classes to prepare incoming students for success!

  • Short, non-credit prep-courses designed to refresh students’ skills and provide a taste of what classes will bring in the fall
  • Take one, a few, or all of the prep-classes to get ahead and be prepared for the beginning of your UWindsor classes
  • Each course is designed to provide a review of grade 12 curriculum and build the skills students will need in first-year classes

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