Overview

Certain MATH and COMP courses are very popular and so that they fill rapidly. These courses may require a signature to enroll or may have an electronic waitlist in order to manage demand. If a course is listed below, then it has an electronic form for requesting a signature or getting on the waitlist or both.

COMP Courses    Math Courses

COMP Courses for Spring 2019

ACTC Students: All of these courses are closed to ACTC students until after Macalester students finish registering. At that point, if any seats remain open, ACTC students may email the contact person listed below to see if those seats might be available for ACTC students. In most cases, these courses will fill with Macalester students and no seats will be available.

COMP/MATH 112, Introduction to Data Science, all sections
No signature required for this course.  If and when all sections of 112 close during registration, the waitlist will open.  At that time, please check back and fill out the Math/Comp 112 Waitlist Form.

COMP 123, Core Concepts in Computer Science, all sections
No signature required for this course. If you are interested in a section of Comp 123 that has closed, fill out the Comp 123 waitlist form to be added to the waitlist. Questions? Contact: Getiria Onsongo (gonsongo@macalester.edu)

COMP 124, Object-Oriented Programming and Data Structures, all sections

Signature/permission is required to register for this course. Complete the COMP 124 waitlist form to request permission. Questions? Contact: Shilad Sen (ssen@macalester.edu)

COMP 221, Algorithm Design and Analysis
Signature/permission is required to register for this course. Complete the shared COMP 200-level waitlist form to request permission. Questions about the course? Contact Lian Duan (lduan@macalester.edu) Questions about the form? Contact Susan Fox (fox@macalester.edu)

COMP 225, Software Design and Development, all sections
Signature/permission is required to register for this course. Complete the shared COMP 200-level waitlist form to request permission. Questions about the course? Contact Paul Cantrell (pcantrel@macalester.edu) Questions about the form? Contact Susan Fox (fox@macalester.edu)

COMP 240, Computer Systems Organization, all sections
Signature/permission is required to register for this course. Complete the shared COMP 200-level waitlist form to request permission. Questions about the course? Contact Libby Shoop (shoop@macalester.edu)  Questions about the form? Contact Susan Fox (fox@macalester.edu)

COMP 261/MATH 361, Theory of Computation
Signature/permission is required to register for this course. Complete the shared COMP 200-level waitlist form to request permission. Questions about the course or this form? Contact Susan Fox (fox@macalester.edu)

COMP 302, Introduction to Database Management Systems
Signature/permission is required to register for this course. Complete the shared COMP elective waitlist form to request permission. Questions about the course? Contact Getiria Onsongo (gonsongo@macalester.edu) Questions about the form? Contact Susan Fox (fox@macalester.edu)

COMP 365, Computational Linear Algebra
See information under Math Courses below.

COMP 394, Software Testing
Signature/permission is required to register for this course. Complete the shared COMP elective waitlist form to request permission. Questions about the course? Contact Lian Duan (lduan@macalester.edu) Questions about the form? Contact Susan Fox (fox@macalester.edu)

COMP 440, Collective Intelligence
Signature/permission is required to register for this course. Complete the shared COMP elective waitlist form to request permission. Questions about the course? Contact Shilad Sen (ssen@macalester.edu) Questions about the form? Contact Susan Fox (fox@macalester.edu)

COMP 445, Parallel and Distributed Processing
Signature/permission is required to register for this course. Complete the shared COMP elective waitlist form to request permission. Questions about the course? Contact Libby Shoop (shoop@macalester.edu) Questions about the form? Contact Susan Fox (fox@macalester.edu)

COMP/MATH 479, Network Science
See information under Math Courses below

MATH Courses for Spring 2019

MATH 112, All Sections, Introduction to Data Science
See information under Computer Science Courses above

MATH 125, Epidemiology
There will be no wait list maintained for this class.  If you are interested in the course, please attend on the first day of the semester.  questions? Contact Vittorio Addona (addona@macalester.edu)

MATH 135, All Sections, Applied Multivariable Calculus I all sections

No signature required for this course. If you are interested in a section of Math 135 that has closed, fill out the Math 135 waitlist form to be added to the waitlist. Questions? Contact Lori Ziegelmeier (lziegel1@macalester.edu), Shay Logan (slogan@macalester.edu), or Kristin Heysse (kheysse@macalester.edu)

MATH 137, All Sections, Applied Multivariable Calculus II
If the section you prefer is closed, you can fill out the waitlist form here: link. Contact Professor Benson with questions: Joseph Benson (jbenson4@macalester.edu).

MATH 155, Intro to Statistical Modeling, all sections
Once all sections of 155 close during registration, a waitlist will open.  At that time, please check back and fill out the Math 155 Waitlist Form.

MATH 236, Linear Algebra, all sections
No signature required for this course.  If you are interested in a section of Math 236 that has closed, fill out the Math 236 waitlist form to be added to the waitlist. Questions? Contact Tom Halverson (halverson@macalester.edu)

MATH 237, Applied Multivariable Calculus III, all sections
No signature required for this course. If you are unable to register, please fill out the waitlist form here. Questions? Contact Ian Whitehead (iwhitehe@macalester.edu).

MATH 253, Statistical Computing and Machine Learning, all sections
Once all sections of 253 close during registration, the waitlist will open.  At that time, please check back and fill out the Math 253 Waitlist Form.

MATH 279, Discrete Math, all sections
No signature required for this course.  If you are interested in a section of Math 279 that has closed, fill out the Math 279 waitlist form to be added to the waitlist. Questions? Contact: Kristin Heysse (kheysse@macalester.edu)

MATH 312, Differential Equations
If you cannot register for this course, please contact Joseph Benson (jbenson4@macalester.edu) with any further questions.  No waitlist will be maintained for this course.

MATH 354, Probability
There will be no wait list maintained for this class.  If you are interested in the course, please attend on the first day of the semester.  Questions? Contact Vittorio Addona (addona@macalester.edu)

MATH/COMP 361, Theory of Computation
See information under Computer Science Courses above

MATH 365, Computational Linear Algebra, all sections
No signature required for this course. If and when the course fills, a waitlist form will be posted here. Questions? Contact Lori Ziegelmeier (lziegel1@macalester.edu)

MATH 376, Algebraic Structures
There will be no waitlist maintained for this class. If you are interested in the course, you must attend on the first day of the semester. Questions? Contact Ian Whitehead (iwhitehe@macalester.edu)

MATH 378, Complex Analysis
No waitlist for Complex Analysis, unless the course fills during registration. Questions about this course? Contact: Andrew Beveridge (abeverid@macalester.edu)

MATH 394, Correlated Data
No signature required for this course. If and when the course fills, a waitlist form will be posted here. At that time, please check back and fill out the Math 394 Waitlist Form. Questions? Contact Brianna Heggeseth (bheggese@macalester.edu)

MATH 454, Bayesian Statistics
No signature required for this course. If and when the course fills, a waitlist form will be posted here. At that time, please check back and fill out the Math 454 Waitlist Form.

MATH 455, Mathematical Statistics
No signature required for this course. If and when the course fills, a waitlist form will be posted here. At that time, please check back and fill out the Math 455 Waitlist Form. Questions? Contact Brianna Heggeseth (bheggese@macalester.edu)

MATH 471, Topology
No waitlist for Topology, unless the course fills during registration. Questions about this course? Contact: Lori Ziegelmeier (lziegel1@macalester.edu)

MATH 479, Network Science
No waitlist for Network Science, unless the course fills during registration. Questions about this course? Contact: Andrew Beveridge (abeverid@macalester.edu)