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Physical Activity Course (PAC) Program
We understand that cost can often be a barrier to students taking PAC. To reduce the cost, encourage you to try new things and continue with activities you love or just stay active, PAC Non-Credit costs $150 for both resident and non-resident students (as compared to undergraduate resident base tuition + specialty course-specific fees, $220 for 2-credit course).
With this option, we intend to provide continued opportunities for you to learn new skills and stay physically active while at Oregon State.
Registration for PAC Non-Credit is available to all currently enrolled OSU Undergraduate and Graduate Students. Use the links below to view and register for available courses in each activity area. You will need to use your ONID email/password to access the registration site. Use the “Class Sections” tab to see which courses are available. If a section has reached max capacity for PAC Non-Credit registrations, it will no longer show as an option in our Non-Credit registration system.
For Faculty/Staff members interested in taking PAC Non-Credit, please contact our office at email@example.com.
Registration opens for everyone on May 21, 2023 at 12:01am and closes October 8, 2023 at 11:59pm. Request an override here.
Registration opens for everyone on November 19th, 2023 and closes January 14th at 11:59pm. Request an override here.
Looking for PAC Sampler Class registration?
You’ll get the same course experience as For-Credit students, which focuses on high faculty-to-student interaction and experiential student-focused learning, from all PAC. Non-Credit students are strongly encouraged to participate fully in the course, including regular attendance and digital learning activities. Non-Credit students are upheld to the same prerequisites as For-Credit students.
Non-Credit students are strongly encouraged to participate fully in the course, including regular attendance and digital learning activities. Agreement with the following statements is part of Non-Credit Registration:
For both resident and non-resident students
(+ specialty course specific fees)
$318 undergraduate resident base tuition + $49 base PAC fee (+ specialty course specific fees)
When you register for PAC Non-Credit you will be prompted to enter your payment information - credit or debit card. Direct billing to student accounts is not available at this time.
Students may register and request 100% refund up to the end of the first week of the term. At which time the refund policy will follow the same rules as the For-Credit registration refund policy. Please see the registrars "Drop/Withdraw" refund policy for complete details. Non-Credit refund requests must be made in 123 Langton Hall or send forms via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Non-Credit is offered for select 4-week and 8-week courses during Summer term. Single credit courses cost $120 and two credit courses cost $175. Course specific fees may apply. The refund policy will follow the same rules as the For-Credit registration refund policy. Please see the registrars "Drop/Withdraw" refund policy for complete details. Non-Credit refund requests must be made in 123 Langton Hall or send forms via email to email@example.com.
If the course is not full, register through activity area links above (top of this webpage) for your non-credit registration then drop your For-credit registration. If the course is full, contact the PAC Office to request a change of registration and follow the instructions provided to prevent losing your seat in the course to a student on the waitlist.
Contact the PAC Office to request a change of registration. You will receive a W grade on your transcript for dropping the For-credit registration. This does not impact your GPA or academic standing. You may petition to drop without the W grade through the University Registrar here. You will only receive a 50% tuition refund on your for-credit registration. You may petition to receive a full tuition refund through the University Registrar. You should include documentation showing your change of registration to non-credit.