DARS Planner Quick Start

Get started, you can build a four-year plan in minutes!

Step 1: From myHumboldt, click on View Degree Audit & Plan in Academics Quick Links.

View Degree Audit & Plan icon


 Step 2: Click on the Plans tab in the top toolbar.

Plans tab


Step 3: Click on the Create a New Plan tab.

Create a New Plan tab


Step 4: Enter a Plan Name.
Step 5: Click the Add Plan button.

Plan Name Field


Step 6: Drag & drop courses from your DARS Audit (left side) into the Plan Term Year box (right side).

Add Course
Hint: Drop when Term Year changes color.


Step 7: Click on the "check" button often. The check does two things:

  • validates your plan and updates DARS Audit to include planned courses, and
  • checks the plan for issues, such as prerequisites.

Check button

Hint: You will see a warning icon if you do not meet prerequisites and/or if the course is not typically offered that semester.


Step 8: Click on the warning icon to review issues.

course status window


Step 9: Click on a "star" to mark a plan as preferred.

Preferred plan "star"

If you have questions about the DARS Degree Planner, please contact the Office of the Registrar at (707) 826-4101 or  records@humboldt.edu.

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