PTA numbers are generated by the academic advising office for the department offering the course you wish to add. Yellow Cluster Advising administers PTA numbers for PSC, PHI, CGS, and STS courses.
When is it appropriate to request a PTA number?
How to request a PTA number for courses in PSC, PHI, CGS, and STS
Step 1 Email the instructor of the course you wish to add
Request consent to add the course and section; include the reason why
Step 2 If the instructor grants their consent, forward the instructor's reply email to your major advising email
Once we process your email requesting a PTA number (with evidence of instructor consent), you will receive an email with a PTA number