When a student registers online in myCuesta,
he/she will be offered a waitlist seat (if available) for a closed/full
To enroll in a waitlist seat, the student must
select "Wait Listed" under the Action drop-down option in their myCuesta
Add Classes Worksheet and then select "Submit Changes."
A student's enrollment in a waitlist
seat will appear on their myCuesta Schedule/Receipt.with a status of WL
Students place themselves on a waitlist
on a first-come, first-served basis based on the student's priority date (time-ticket) to register during priority registration.
Students may remove themselves (drop)
from a waitlist seat at any time.
If a seat opens in the course, an email
notification will be sent to the first student on the waitlist.
Waitlist notification emails are
delivered to the student's email account accessed through myCuesta.
Note: Students may
forward their myCuesta email to another email account.
Students have 24 hours OR no later than
midnight prior to the first class meeting from when the email notification is
delivered to enroll in the reserved seat. To enroll, students must login
to myCuesta and change the "Wait Listed" status to "Web Registered" and
click "Submit Changes."
Waitlist notifications are delivered to
emails 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, including holidays.
Waitlisted students should check their myCuesta email at
least twice daily, morning and evening.
If you are still on the waitlist the
first day of class, you must attend the first class meeting to be
considered by the instructor for approval to late register for the class and
obtain an add code.
Enrollment is not guaranteed.
Waitlisted students must take action and enroll in a reserved seat within the
notification period sent to the myCuesta email. It is the
instructor's discretion to issue add codes to waitlisted students after the
Students will be blocked from enrolling
in a waitlist seat under the following conditions:
The student is enrolled in another section of the same course
or enrolled in another waitlist seat for the same course.
The class overlaps in time with other
classes already on the student's schedule, which includes other waitlisted
The student has a hold.
The student has not met prerequisite or
with "Department Approval" such as PSYT, LVN, EMS that have special
Cross-listed (CL) courses, such as mediated Math courses.
Adding to the waitlist puts the student
over the maximum credit load which is 19 credits for spring/fall or 9 credits
The student has exceeded the repeat
limits for the course. This includes work-in-progress which occurs if the
student is already enrolled in the course in the prior term (spring for summer
registration; summer for fall registration) and has not received a final grade.
The class is not approved on a Permit to
Enroll form for an Enrichment student.
All waitlist seats are filled.