Academic Advising | Registration | Schedule Changes/Adjustments
Drop and Withdrawal Procedures | Course Load/Numbering
If you are a new student to PCC your academic advisor before registering for classes.
Once you are admitted to PCC and have met with your advisor (if required), you may register for classes online or in person at your campus GoZone office. any Community College in Colorado System (CCCS) school including PCC.
Registering for Courses
Class Schedule Changes and Course RegistrationYou should secure your advisor’s approval for all schedule changes.
The responsibility for changing your schedule is yours alone. To change your schedule, obtain the appropriate signatures. You can change your schedule only during the Add and Refund periods each semester.
If you change your schedule after submitting your graduation paperwork, you must notify your advisor so that a modification form can be submitted. If you fail to notify your advisor of such changes, you may not be able to graduate on schedule.
Adding CoursesYou may add regular courses only during the Add Period specified each term in the PCC Schedule of Classes Informational Pages. You may add mini-courses or special-length courses up to the day the class starts. Registration after the census date will not be permitted due to COF restrictions.
Dropping CoursesIf you drop a regular course during the refund period,, you do not have to pay for the course. The dropped course will not appear on your permanent record. You may drop short courses, mini-courses, or special-length courses without penalty before 15 percent of the course duration has passed.
You may add and drop courses in one of three ways:
Log on to www.pueblocc.edu (click on the myPCC Portal icon and login).
For add and drop deadlines for special-length courses, check your class schedule online.
For a statement about PCC’s refund policy, see the Tuition and Fees section of the catalog.
Withdrawing from CoursesFollowing the end of the refund period up to 80 percent of the course, you may withdraw from any or all of your courses and receive a grade of “W” When you withdraw from a course, you must still pay tuition and fees.
Contact your instructor.
Contact the Records office at 719-549-3018 or your advisor at your campus GoZone.
Military WithdrawalIf you are called to active military duty, or if your academic work is interrupted by other military obligations, we will make every effort to accommodate you. When you present valid military orders to the Admission & Records Office, you may choose one of the following options:
Receive an incomplete grade for the term, and a tuition waiver upon return, provided that you received an honorable discharge, enroll in the same course of study, and register for the same number of credit hours as before the interruption.
Receive a refund of tuition and fees (if you select this option, you must contact the Financial Aid Office prior to departure).
Course Cancellation for Low EnrollmentPCC may cancel or alter programs or course offerings when enrollments are too low. In such cases, we will make every effort to notify you as soon as possible to offer course alternatives.
Course LoadNormal course load is defined as follows:
Five-week term: 7 credits
You must get written permission from your dean to register for an overload (more than 18 credits). To be eligible to take an overload, you must have a 3.000 cumulative grade point average. You may take a onecredit course in physical activity without affecting your course load.
Course Prerequisites and Corequisites (also known as Concurrent Prerequisites)
PCC has two kinds of enforceable entry requirements for particular courses:
Corequisites – You must enroll in a corequisite course at the same time you register in the other course. In most cases, you can register for the other course if you have already success fully completed the corequisite.
Course NumberingCourses are numbered to indicate level of instruction. Freshman level courses are designated in the 100 sequence, and sophomore level courses are designated in the 200 sequence. Courses numbered less than 100 are considered remedial and do not apply to certificate and degree requirements.