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Waitlist Information
Need help adding yourself to a waitlist?  Watch How to Waitlist Also read Waitlist FAQs for more information. 

Most courses at Montgomery College have a waitlist if the course fills.  Add yourself to a waitlist for a closed course. If a space becomes available, you will be notified via your My MC e-mail address  to register for the course!  You will not be charged for the course until you register.  

Spring 2016

Part of Term

Part of Term Start Date

Last day to get on
a waitlist by 11:59 p.m.

Waitlist Purged

1- Full Term
January 25
January 22
January 23
2- First Half of Term
January 25
January 22
January 23
3- Second Half of Term
March 21
March 18
March 19
4- First Third of Term
January 25
January 22
January 23
5- Second Third of Term
February 29
February 26
February 27
6- Third Third of Term
April 11
April 8
April 9
7- Week 2 Starts
February 1
January 29
January 30
8- Week 3 Starts
February 8
February 5
February 6
9- Week 4 Starts
February 15
February 12
February 13

When a seat in the course opens up:

  • You will receive an e-mail in your MyMC email account within the hour.
  • Check your My MC e-mail daily!  
  • Before the start of classes: You have 48 hours* to login to your My MC account and change your registration status from "Waitlist" to "Registered Web" for that course.  *One week before the start of classes, you will be given 24 hours to login to My MC and register.

   If you fail to register within the allotted time, the seat will be given to the next student on the waitlist.

  • Once your schedule is finalized, remove yourself from any remaining waitlists.

NOTE:  When a waitlist exists, the Seats Remaining column "Rem" in My MC is NOT accurate.  If a seat opens up, priority goes to the first person on the waitlist.  You may add yourself to a waitlist to get a future available seat.

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