Register for Classes

Here are the steps:

  • Meet with your academic advisor; your advisor must give you clearance to register.
  • With your advisor, determine requirements that have been met and those still needed.
  • Freshman, sophomores, juniors, and seniors may register for classes using Register OnlineOpens in new window on myPortal. Follow the step by step instructions for online registration. Online registration on myPortal is open for a limited time.
  • Common issues when registering online (196K).

Spring 2018-2019: Important dates

Description Date
Online Add/Drop Ends for Spring Semester:
Online registration to add or drop courses closes for the spring semester. Students will need to submit 
Add/Drop forms to the Registrar's Office to make any spring schedule changes. 
January 6
Spring Semester Begins January 7
Last Day to Register for  Spring Courses January 14
Last Day to Add/Drop Spring Courses at 100% Refund January 14
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes) January 21
Last Day to Drop a Semester Long Spring Course at 50% Refund January 28
Last Day to Drop a Term I Course - no refund February 20
Term I ends March 2
Spring Break (no classes) March 4-8
Term 2 begins March 11
Advising begins for the Summer and Fall 219 semester March 11
Online Registration begins at 9p.m. on the corresponding dates:

Seniors (90+ credit hours already earned)
Juniors (60-89 credit hours already earned)
Sophomores (29-59 credit hours already earned)
Freshmen (0-28 credit hours already earned)


March 17

March 19
March 21
March 25
Walk-in Registration is available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Registrar's Office on the corresponding dates:

Seniors (90+ credit hours already earned)
Juniors (60-89 credit hours already earned)
Sophomores (29-59 credit hours already earned)
Freshmen (0-28 credit hours already earned)


March 18
March 20
March 22
March 26
Last Day to Drop a Term 2 Course at 100% Refund March 18
Online registration closes for departments to review courses*
     *Waitlists are no longer used after this date
     *Students can still register in person at the Registrar's Office with a signed regsitration form
March 29
Online Drop/Add opens for the Summer and Fall 2019 semester*
Online Registration re-opens for the Summer and Fall 2019 semester*
     *Online Drop/Add and Registration will remain open until the Sunday before the semester begins
April 8
Last Day to Drop a Semester Long Spring Course - no refund April 10
Good Friday (no classes) April  19
Last Day to Drop a Term 2 Course - No Refund April 24
Finals Week April 29-May 4
Spring Semester Ends May 4
Commencement May 4


Course Search

Another useful myPortal resource is course search. It allows you to conduct searches for courses. Give course searchOpens in new window a try.

Student Tab

Looking for information regarding your schedules, grades, student account information, and other useful data? Use myPortal's student tabOpens in new window to access this information as well as review your student account, pay online, and more.