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Students who want to enroll/add
in online classes which are closed for regular enrollment for Summer and Fall 2015,
please follow the instructions below.

Important Message:
Please use FireFox or Google Chrome web browsers when making your add request.

Distance learning students can request adding an online class through the ACE portal five (5) business days before the start of the semester.

ADD requests for Summer session 1 will begin on June 8th.
ADD requests for Summer session 2 will begin on July 13th.
ADD requests for the Fall 2015 semester will begin on August 24th.

If the class you are wanting to add does not appear, the instructor is not accepting any adds through the ACE portal. Please use the links below to request adding a class, and do not call or email the instructor. Check the current online course offerings page to see if the class you are trying to add has an orientation.

It is your responsibility to log into your ACE Portal or your temporary account portal to see your add status. Please BE PATIENT; once you have submitted an add request, please do not call Admissions, the Online Help Desk, or IT.

If you are enrolled in an ELAC class, you have an ACE account. Log into the ACE portal to make your request to add an online class located at http://academicportal.elac.edu/default.aspx. After you successfully logged in click on Student Online Class Add Request. If the course you are trying to add is not listed, it means that the professor is no longer taking adds for that class. Please follow the student instructions below for detailed steps on how to add online.
STUDENTS WITHOUT AN ACE ACCOUNT

NOTE: Students who do not have an ACE account but have registered at ELAC before can request to add by creating an temporary Add Request account. TO CREATE YOUR TEMPORARY ACCOUNT CLICK HERE. Please remember your account information so that you can use it for next time.

The purpose of the Online Class Add Request is for students who are interested in adding online courses which are closed. All students who have been enrolled in at least one class the last 2 semesters, except for Non-credit & Community Services classes, are automatically assigned an ACE account.

If you are trying to add an online class, you may be able to request an add through the ACE Add Request Portal. This process may take up to two (2) working days after the instructor approves your request.

It is your responsibility to log into your ACE portal or your temporary account portal to see your add status. Please do not call us to find out your add status.

After the first day of class, adding or not adding additional students is at the instructor's discretion.

Please BE PATIENT; once you have submitted an add request, please do not call Admissions, the Online Help Desk, or IT to ask about it.

If the class you are wanting to add does not appear, the instructor is not accepting any adds through the ACE portal. Please use the links above to request adding a class and do not call or email the instructor.

If you are denied by Admissions for a particular class, you can see the denied reason in the ACE portal.

Once you have cleared the problem indicated, you will have to obtain an add slip from the instructor and submit it directly to the Admissions Office for processing.

Please refer to the instructions on how to make an add request with your ACE Account.

(Instructions for adding with an ACE account)

Students who do not have an ACE Account but fall within these situations please use the temporary account portal.

  1. You must have an active application in order to make an add request. If you do not have an active application, and make a request online you will be denied.
  2. If you are not currently enrolled in at least one college credit class, click here to create a temporary test account. Click here (Link to temporary account)

(Instructions for adding without ACE account)