Using the Automatic Waitlist on SOLAR
Certain SPD courses (including all online and Project Seminar courses) are scheduled with a waitlist option in SOLAR. If a course with the waitlist option is closed, students may place themselves on a waitlist for the course (if there is space available). Students
who are on a waitlist will automatically be enrolled in the course
as new vacancies arise and their accounts
will be charged accordingly. In the event that a waitlist reaches capacity, SPD will consider opening an additional section of the course. In this instance, waitlisted students would be automatically enrolled into the new section.
from the waitlist will receive an e-mail from SOLAR or from the School of Professional Development. It is the student's
responsibility to ensure that the University has a single,
valid e-mail address that can be used for contact purposes. The student should also ensure that he or she can receive
messages from "stonybrook.edu" and "sunysb.edu." If
a message from the University is blocked by a spam filter, the student
is still responsible for that information.
Students can check on their waitlist status at any time by logging
For instructions and policy information, please be sure to read the
guidelines for using the waitlist (on the SOLAR website) before you enroll.