Registration & Calendar

PE Registration and Calendar

2017-18 PE Registration Dates
Term/Semester Dates Day 1 Day 2
Term 4 Wed-Thur, Mar 14-15, 8am-11pm Students needing credit All students

Registration Policies

  • Students may enroll in one class online and place themselves on one waitlist. 
  • Students registered for a class must attend the first session to hold their spots.
  • Waitlisted students must attend the first class meeting to officially join their class. If space is available, the instructor will add them to the roster in priority order of those in attendance. 
  • Students may take more than one PE class during a given term or semester. To join a second class, the student will need to attend the first session to see if space is available. 
  • Courses may be taken only once for credit. There are no exceptions.

Registration Procedures 

  • Log into MyWellesley.
  • Click on the “Student -Self Service” tab at the top.
  • In the Banner Self-Service portlet, click on:  “Banner Self-Service,” then "Student Services", then "PE Menu," then "PE Registration"
  • Review the instructions on the main PE Registration page, then click ‘Register for PE classes.’
  • Click the radio button next to the course you would like to take (you may click on only one radio button) and then click ‘Submit’ at the bottom of the page. Follow the online instructions to confirm your registration.
  • To add your name to a waitlist, click “Back to Course List” on the registration confirmation page to select your waitlist class.


  • Make sure you are registering during your assigned time slot.
  • If you are still not able to register, contact Tom Wilson (x2004).
  • Questions? Contact Tom Wilson, Physical Education Registrar (twilson1 or x2004).

Adding/Dropping a PE class 

  • During online registration:  Go to the PE Menu folder in Banner Self Service and select Add/Drop.  Follow the online prompts.
  • After online registration has ended:  To add a class, you will need to attend the first class meeting; the instructor will add you to the roster if space is available. To drop a class, contact the instructor or the Physical Education Registrar, Tom Wilson (

Auditor Registration (Anchor)

  • Students who have already completed the PE Requirement (“auditors”) are able to register for classes online on the second day of each registration. There is no limit to the number of classes students may audit during their time at Wellesley. (top)

Courses Unavailable for Online Registration

  • Varsity Team: Contact appropriate coach
  • Dorm/Class Crew: Contact Seth Hussey
  • Dana Hall Horseback Riding: Contact the Riding Center at 781.237.0728.
  • Skiing/Snowboarding: Contact Monica Verity

Physical Education Calendar, 2017-18

Fall 2017

Mon, Sep 4, 2017 Labor Day No Classes
Tue, Sep 5, 2017 Academic Classes Begin  
Wed-Thur, Sep 6-7, 2017 Term1/Sem1 PE Registration  
Tue, Sep 12, 2017 Term1/Sem1 PE Classes Begin  
Mon-Tue, Oct 9-10, 2017 Fall Break No Classes
Wed-Thur, Oct 18-19, 2017 Term 2 PE Registration  
Thu, Oct 26, 2017 Term 1 PE Classes End  
Fri, Oct 27, 2017 Term 2 PE Classes Begin  
Tue, Oct 31, 2017 Tanner Conference No Classes
Nov 22-24, 2017 Thanksgiving Break No Classes
Tue, Dec 12, 2017 Fall Classes End  
Dec 13-14 and 16-17, 2017 Reading Period  
Dec 15, 18-21, 2017 Final Examinations  
Fall Break is Mon-Tue, Oct 9-10
Tanner is Tue, Oct 31
Thanksgiving Break is Wed-Fri, Nov 22-24
No substitute days

Spring, 2018

Jan 4-25, 2018 Wintersession  
Mon, Jan 29, 2018 Spring Classes Start  
Wed-Thurs, Jan 31-Feb 1, 2018 Term 3/Sem 2 PE Registration  
Mon, Feb 5, 2018 Term 3/Sem 2 PE Classes Begin  
Mon, Feb 19, 2018 Presidents' Day No Classes
Tue, Feb 20, 2018 Monday Schedule Substitute Day
Wed-Thurs, Mar 14-15, 2018 Term 4 PE Registration  
Wed, Mar 21, 2018 Term 3 PE Classes End  
Mar 22-Apr 1, 2018 Spring Break No Classes
Mon, Apr 2, 2018 Term 4 PE Classes Begin  
Mon, Apr 16, 2018 Patriot's Day No Classes
Wed, May 2, 2018 Ruhlman Conference No Classes
Fri, May 11, 2018 Spring Classes End  
May 12-15, 2018 Reading Period  
May 16-22, 2018 Final Examinations  
Fri, June 1, 2018 Commencement  
Presidents' Day is Mon, Feb 19
Tue, Feb 20, is a Monday schedule (one substitute day)
Term 4 starts after Spring Break
Spring Break is a week-and-a-half, Mar 22-Apr 1
Patriots' Day is Mon, Apr 16
Ruhlman is Wed, May 2