How to Drop a Course

1. Log into your myPurdue.

2. Click on the "Registration" tab on the top bar.

Click on

3. Inside the "Register for Classes" box, select "Add or Drop Classes."

Add or Drop Classes

4. Select the correct term and "Submit."

Search By Term

5. A "Registration PIN Verification" page will pop up. In the section, you will need to enter the pin given to you by your advisor into the box and then select "Submit."

Registration PIN Verification

6. Your "Current Schedule" should come up. In this section, take note of the Action, CRN, Subject, and Course Numbers columns. These will help you verify that you are choosing the correct class, before dropping.

Points to Look for in Current Schedule

7a. Once you have located the course you would like to drop, use the drop down arrow to select "Drop (Web)."

Drop (Web) Option

7b. When dropping a class with multiple meeting types, make sure you select "Drop (Web)" for all sections of that course.

Current Schedule Showing Dropped Sections 

8. After "Drop (Web)" is selected, scroll down and click "Submit Changes" at the bottom of the Web page.

Submit Changes Button

9. Verify that your "Current Schedule" no longer has the course you have just dropped.




Purdue University, 610 Purdue Mall, West Lafayette, IN 47907, (765) 494-4600

2015 Purdue University | An equal access/equal opportunity university | Copyright Complaints | Maintained by Office of Registrar

Need accessibility help? For help with this page, contact Office of the Registrar at