Setting a Routine–A Place to Study

One habit that successful students agree on is the importance of finding a place where they can study,  In addition to the wonderful space in the Pappajohn Business Building–the Biz Hub (3rd floor)–here is information to help you find a place where you can study:

General Information about Study Spaces

https://hawktools.uiowa.edu/study-spaces

Spaces to reserve for a private appointment

https://studentspace.uiowa.edu

Information about studying at the Main Library

https://www.lib.uiowa.edu/about/studyspaces/

All Libraries on Campus

https://www.lib.uiowa.edu/locations/

A Marketing Elective This Winter Session–International Sports Marketing

MKTG:4000 Contemporary Topics in Marketing (3 s.h.)
International Sports Marketing December 28, 2020 – January 22, 2021.

This class counts as a 3-credit marketing elective. Topics covered include (1) the marketing of sports and how it differs from the marketing of products, (2) sponsorships: how firms are using sports relationships to build their brands and (3) digitalization and how it affects the marketing of sports.


Class format Is online with a blend of asynchronous prerecorded lectures and synchronous Zoom sessions for guest speakers, team application exercises and case discussions. A final team project will evaluate the current marketing of an international sports organization or team and make recommendations about moving forward. Prerequisite: MKTG:3000 Intro to MKTG Strategy or Consent of Instructor

Add/Drop–Important Deadlines to Enter in your Planner

Here is a summary of the most common course deadlines.  There are even more deadlines listed on the Office of the Registrar’s website

Adding and Dropping the First Week of Classes

You may add and drop courses the first five days of the semester via MyUI. This option ends at 11:59 p.m. on Monday, January 27.

Adding and Dropping the Second Week and On

  • Adding courses (Paper Form Needed)
    Starting Tuesday, January 28, you will have to use a paper Change of Registration Form to add courses or change sections.
    • You will an instructor’s signature to add or change sections.
    • You’ll also need an advisor’s signature if you are a prebusiness student or if you are a student admitted to the Tippie College in your first year of enrollment at the University.
    • You do not need an advisor’s signature to change sections of the same class.

The last day to add semester-length courses is Monday, February 3.

  • Dropping Courses (MyUI or Paper Form)
    • Starting the second week of the semester, you may continue to drop courses using MyUI. You will be prompted about the permissions you’ll need to drop.  Student-Athletes and International students require additional permissions.
    • Instructor’s permissions are NOT required for dropping courses.
    • If you are a prebusiness student or if you are a student admitted to the Tippie College in your first year of enrollment at the University, you will be required to meet with your advisor to receive permission to drop a course.
    • Tippie students in their second year and above do not need an advisor’s permission to drop.

The last day to drop semester length courses without a W is Monday, February 3 Starting February 4 you will have a “W” on  your transcript when you drop a semester length course.

The last day to drop semester-length courses is Monday, April 6.

Additional Deadlines
To look up deadlines for your courses especially those that are off-cycle (not the full semester) : https://registrar.uiowa.edu/course-deadlines

Last Day to Drop Semester-Length Classes is Mon., November 4

It’s past the halfway point of the semester, so take a moment to evaluate where you stand in fall courses. If you are not sure how you are doing, have a conversation with your professor or TA.

The deadline to drop is Monday, November 4.  If you are thinking about dropping a course, talk to an advisor now instead of waiting for the day of the deadline. You need time to make a good decision.

As you know, early registration appointments are happening now. If you are advised by the Undergrad Program Office, drop ins (10:30-11:30 M-F, and 2-3 on M) may be you best option to discuss a drop, unless you already have a scheduled appointment. During drop ins you see the advisor on duty, not necessarily you advisor.

Drops after the deadline are not possible unless there is an extenuating circumstance that can be documented that prevented you from dropping on time or has affected your performance throughout the semester.

 

Add/Drop–Important Deadlines to Enter in your Planner

Here is a summary of the most common course deadlines.  There are even more deadlines listed on the Office of the Registrar’s website: https://registrar.uiowa.edu/academic-calendar

Adding and Dropping the First Week of Classes

You may add and drop courses the first week of the semester via MyUI. This option ends at 11:59 p.m. on Monday, September 2.

Adding and Dropping the Second Week and On

  • Adding courses (Paper Form Needed)
    Starting Tuesday, September 3, you will have to use a paper Change of Registration Form to add courses or change sections.  You can get a change of registration form: https://registrar.uiowa.edu/changes-registration
    • You will an instructor’s signature to add or change sections.
    • You’ll also need an advisor’s signature if you are a prebusiness student or if you are a student admitted to the Tippie College in your first year of enrollment at the University.
    • You do not need an advisor’s signature to change sections of the same class.

The last day to add semester-length courses is Monday, September 9.

  • Dropping Courses (MyUI or Paper Form)
    • Starting Tuesday, September 3, you may continue to drop courses using MyUI. You will be prompted about the permissions you’ll need to drop.  Student-Athletes and International students require additional permissions.
    • Instructor’s permissions are NOT required for dropping courses.
    • If you are a prebusiness student or if you are a student admitted to the Tippie College in your first year of enrollment at the University, you will be required to meet with your advisor to receive permission to drop a course.
    • Tippie students in their second year and above do not need an advisor’s permission to drop.

The last day to drop semester-length courses without a W is Monday, September 9 Starting September 10 you will have a “W” on  your transcript when you drop a semester length course.

The last day to drop semester-length courses is Monday, November 4.

Additional Deadlines
To look up deadlines for your courses especially those that are off-cycle (not the full semester) : https://registrar.uiowa.edu/course-deadlines