Advising Updates

Spring 2022 Advising Updates / Capped Waitlists (as of 11/8/21)

The following curriculum updates are live for the Fall 2021 semester:

  • CMSC454 to Area 4 and Data Science
  • CMSC474 to Area 4
  • CMSC471 to Area 2 and Area 3 (Area 2 or Area 3)
  • CMSC426 now requires MATH240 beginning Spring 2022

Additionally, the following CMSC course waitlists are now capped:

  • CMSC131
  • CMSC132
  • CMSC216
  • CMSC250
  • CMSC330
  • CMSC351
  • CMSC430
  • CMSC434 (both sections)
  • CMSC435 (both sections)
  • CMSC451
  • CMSC456 0101

The department takes careful consideration before a course is capped. At this time, we do not anticipate opening more seats in these courses and you will not be able to add yourself to those waitlists. You are encouraged to request permissions for courses that have available seats. If you need assistance identifying courses that fit your schedule, please contact your assigned advisor or ugrad [at] with any questions or concerns.

- The CS Advising Team