Register for Credit Classes

We look forward to serving you! Here are some tips to make your class registration go smoothly.

Welcome to City Colleges of Chicago

We look forward to assisting you with registering for classes at our seven colleges located throughout Chicago.

Registration Tips

Before you register, we have some simple tips to assist you:

  • Register as early as possible. The best way to get the classes you need and want is to register as soon as possible. Visit the Academic Calendar to learn more about registration periods each semester.
  • Active or newly admitted students can register online by using the student portal at If you have never attended CCC or have not attended in over two terms, you must reapply for admission
  • Login to the student portal at If you are a first time user or are having difficulty logging in, please visit our help page to retrieve your username, register your password or reset your password.
  • Students who register for classes are responsible for the applicable tuition charges. If you are planning on using financial aid, please make sure you complete the FAFSA as soon as possible.
  • Use the menu on the right side of this page to help you navigate through registration dates, deadlines, process and much more. If you need additional help, contact us at (773) COLLEGE.

Portal Guide If you need help navigating the student portal, please view our Portal Help Guides.


City Colleges of Chicago offers registration periods twice per year. Registration for summer and fall terms begins in early April, while registration for Spring term begins in early November. Students may find registration dates by visiting the Academic Calendar.