Office of the Registrar


The Registrar's Office is charged with communicating and ensuring adherence to academic policy, preserving academic integrity and protecting the security of academic records.  The Registrar's office aspires to maintain the highest levels of ethical behavior, professionalism and service.  To that end, we are dedicated to providing exemplary customer service to current students, alumni and future students in an effort to help them achieve their academic goals at WPI.



UNDERGRADUATE course/project - adds/drops/changes can be made through the 5th class day of any term without a late fee. Additional course/project - adds/drops/changes can be made from the 6th to the 10th class day of any term with a $100 late fee (late fee is for adds only). 

GRADUATE schedule changes (add/drop) without penalty may occur prior to the third meeting of the course.  A $100 late fee will be charged for schedule changes made after the 3rd course meeting and before the 4th.  Schedule changes after the 4th course meeting will result in a grade of "W" (withdrawal) and will be issued until the 10th week of the term for a 14 week course, until the 7th week of the term for a 10 week course, and until the 5th week of the term for a 7 week course.  No tuition or fees will be refunded during the withdrawal period.  Please refer to the refund policy for dropping courses. 

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The WPI Parent Portal allows a parent or legal guardian to view certain BannerWeb pages, such as grades and course schedules.  All Parent Portal accounts must be initiated by the student.  Visit the Parent Portal link for additional information.

Office Hours:

The Registrar’s Office is located on the first floor of Daniels Hall.  During the academic year we are open from 8 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday.

Important Note:

All WPI students are assigned a university e-mail account. Your e-mail account is our official means of communication with you. You are responsible for all information sent to your university e-mail account, regardless if you forward your e-mail.

Please check your account frequently for important reminders and notices.

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