Online Registration in Sage Advisor

Instructions using the *Search/Register for Sections* Link

**Print this page and have in front of you when registering for classes**


1. Log in to SageAdvisor.

2. SageAdvisor is a SECURE site that contains live information from your academic record and student account. You must LOG-IN to access your personal information and registration functions. (same UserID & Password as MySage)

Then click on the dark blue box, SageAdvisor for Students

In SAGEADVISOR ---->

3. Go to to REGISTRATION menu, 4th link: SEARCH/REGISTER FOR SECTIONS

4. In SEARCH/REGISTER FOR SECTIONS screen:

In this screen use these 3 boxes - ONLY:
- TERM
... use drop-down arrow to select term
- SUBJECT... select subject (i.e., Psychology)
- COURSE NUMBER... (ie, type in "101")

You can leave ALL other items on this screen -- BLANK (i.e., days, times).
Tip:
At bottom of screen, select Location = Albany and Academic Level = Undergraduate.

Click once on SUBMIT (at bottom of page).

5. Next, a screen called, SECTION SELECTION RESULTS, will now appear.

- To select a course, click on the small white box (put in a checkmark) in the first column for the course(s) you are interested in.

- Be sure to check the Course Availability in the "Available/Capacity/Waitlist" Column - 3rd column from right margin. The first number is # of available seats, the second number is total allowed in class, and the third column is number of students on waitlist.

Click once on SUBMIT (at bottom of page).

... IMPORTANT FINAL STEP BELOW ...

6. Next a new screen called, REGISTER AND DROP SECTIONS, will now appear.

In the first column, ACTION FIELD, there is a white box with a down arrow - SELECT one option: REGISTER (or put yourself on the WAITLIST - if class is closed)

Click once on SUBMIT (at bottom of page).

7. A message will appear that you have been *REGISTERED* for the courses you just entered.

8. To make sure your registration was input correctly, go to, "My Class Schedule" in SageAdvisor.


TO DROP A COURSE

  • Prior to the specified Add/Drop deadline - you may use SageAdvisor to drop courses
  • You must clear any "Holds" to utilize the Add/Drop function
  • To drop a course use the, REGISTER AND DROP SECTIONS link
  • Find the course you want to drop, put a checkmark in the first column in small white box
  • Click once on, SUBMIT (at bottom of page).

TO WITHDRAW FROM A COURSE

  • After the posted Add/Drop deadline has passed, to "Withdraw" from a course you will need to complete a "Registration Change or Add/Drop form" prior to the specified course withdrawal deadline. (See TSC Academic Calender).
  • On the Add/Drop form, you will need your faculty advisor's signature and the course instructor's signature.
  • Bring the completed Add/drop form to the Office of Student Services.
  • For this course, a grade of "W" will appear on your official transcript.

Class Standing or Academic Level

Academic classification or class standing is determined by the total number of credits on record earned toward the Sage degree:

Class Standing/Credits

  • Freshman, 0-23
  • Sophomore, 24-53
  • Junior, 54-86
  • Senior, 87 or more