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See priority registration information below.

Know What Classes You Need (to move toward completion/graduation)

  1. Check academic program. Go to>Academics>View My Enrollment History to see your current academic program. Does your program align with your education and career goals? If not, see your Academic Advisor.
  2. Assess progress. Match your academic history (courses taken and credits earned) against the completion/graduation requirements of your program (available in the Academic Catalog).
  3. Determine which classes you need. See your Academic Advisor for help.

Clear Any Obstacles

  1. Check for Holds. Go to>Academics>Service Indicator (Holds) and Services Which May be Impacted (under the Holds and To Dos section) to see if you have any holds. Take action to resolve any holds. See your Academic Advisor for help.
  2. Obtain approval for any courses requiring Department Chair approval (listed in course prerequisites).

Register for Credit Classes

  1. Register online (preferred). Click on the "get started online" button above. Login and navigate to Academics>Enroll in a Class/Drop a Class (under the Enrollment section) and follow the directions, or
  2. Register on campus

​Highly Encouraged

  • Meet with your Academic Advisor
    • If you are struggling with your current classes; help is available.
    • To ensure you are on the correct academic path; that is, to ensure that you are pursuing an academic program that will best prepare you to achieve your education and career goals.
    • To create an academic plan: a term-by-term plan to meet all completion/graduation requirements.
    • Transfer students: if you plan to transfer to a 4-year institution, bring information about the institution’s (where you plan to transfer) transfer requirements and academic program plan (degree you are seeking) to your meeting with your Academic Advisor.
  • Financial aid students: meet with a Financial Aid Advisor to ensure your file is up to date.




Online Priority Registration

Priority Registration allows active credit and skills students to register before the General Registration date.

​If you have completed*... Your priority registration begins...​
45 or more credit hours ​12:01 a.m. on Monday, November 3, 2014
​30 or more credit hours ​12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, November 5, 2014
​12 or more credit hours ​12:01 a.m. on Friday, November 7, 2014

*Based upon cumulative credit hours plus currently enrolled hours. Check your cumulative credit hours by viewing your academic history.

Important Notes

  • Transfer hours from other institutions count toward the cumulative credit hours used to determine which priority registration section you qualify for. In order for transfer hours to be evaluated and posted in time for priority registration, students must complete the transcript evaluation process by March 1 for the Summer/Fall terms and by September 1 for Spring
  • General Registration for ALL students begins on Monday, November 10, 2014
  • Students with an academic warning or financial hold are not eligible. Ineligible students should contact their assigned Academic Advisor before registering
  • For more information, see the Priority Registration FAQs or visit the Registrar's Office


​​All full-time and part-time credit students.

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