Fall 2017 Registration Guide

Schedule of Classes information is available online. Departments may begin advising and issuing advising clearance forms for the Fall semester.

Now Available: Visual Schedule Builder - A tool designed to assist students in planning their academic schedule. Visual Schedule Builder allows students to graphically view schedule options based on the courses and offering times that works best for them. For additional information please read the help documentation.

Fall Registration Schedule Summary

Registration Period Who is Eligible | Dates Payment Deadline


Continuing students (enrolled Fall 2016, Summer 2017, and/or Spring 2017). 6:00 p.m., August 21 for registration as of 5:30 p.m., August 21.
Honors College 7:00 a.m., March 20 - 5:30 p.m., August 21
Graduate Students 7:00 a.m., March 20 - 5:30 p.m., August 21 (for graduate courses)
Seniors 7:00 a.m., March 23 - 5:30 p.m., August 21
Graduate Students 7:00 a.m., March 30 - 5:30 p.m., August 21 (for undergraduate courses)
Juniors 7:00 a.m., March 30 - 5:30 p.m., August 21
Sophomores 7:00 a.m., April 6 - 5:30 p.m., August 21
New and Former Graduate Students 7:00 a.m., April 12 - 5:30 p.m., August 21
Freshmen 7:00 a.m., April 13 - 5:30 p.m., August 21
ALL eligible students August 22 (12:00 am) - 5:30 p.m., August 24 6:00 p.m., August 24 for registration as of 5:30 p.m., August 24.
Late Registration

Students who have not registered.

7:00 a.m., August 25 - 5:30 p.m., August 30

$50 late fee is charged.

Same day of registration by 6:00 p.m.


Students who have registered and completed fee payment.

7:00 a.m. August 25 - 4:30 p.m. September 1.

Last day to add a Fall class is September 1 at 4:30 p.m.

5:00 p.m., September 1.

Fall 2017 Important Deadlines

Deadline Regular Academic Session 8W1 8W2
Classes Begin. Aug 28 Aug 28 Oct 23
Labor Day (no classes; university closed). Sept 4 Sept 4 Sept 4
Census. Sept 11 Sept 5 Oct 30
Beginning this date a student who wishes to drop a course must first receive written consent of the instructor. Sept 12 Sept 6 Oct 31

Last day for student to receive automatic grade of W for nonattendance.

Last day for change in pass/no pass status.

Last day to drop a course or withdraw from the semester with a grade of W for courses that the student is not passing. After this date, a grade of WF may be recorded.

Oct 6 Sept 15 Nov 10
Beginning this date instructors may drop students with a grade of WF for nonattendance. Oct 7 Sept 16 Nov 11

Last day to drop with either W or WF.

Last day for a student to drop a course with consent of the instructor.

Nov 6 Oct 2 Nov 27
Beginning this date, a student who qualifies may request an Incomplete, with a grade of I. Nov 13 Oct 2 Nov 27

Last day for an instructor to drop a student with a grade of WF for nonattendance.

Last day to withdraw (drop all classes).

Nov 22 Oct 6 Dec 1

Thanksgiving Break (no classes, university closed).

Nov 23-26 Nov 23-26 Nov 23-26

Last Regular Class Meeting.

Dec 7 Oct 19 Dec 14
Reading Day (no classes). Dec 8 N/A Dec 8
Final Exams. Dec 9-15 Oct 20 Dec 15
End of term. Dec 15 Dec 15 Dec 15

Additional Resources


For more information, contact the Registrar's Information Counter by calling 940-565-2111 or visiting Eagle Student Services Center (ESSC) Room 147.

For instructions on using the EIS Student Center for Registration, please visit My Help for Students.