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Course Registration

During registration, if you need additional assistance, contact the Registrar Service Center in Moulton Hall to receive drop-in help as well as phone assistance at
(309) 438-2188, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday.

Spring 2019

  • Spring registration begins October 15 and closes December 14.
  • Spring registration reopens January 7 and closes January 28.
  • Beginning Saturday, January 19, a closed course override is needed to add any course that has started, even if you are just switching sections of the same course.
  • All online registration for spring 2019 will end at 10 p.m. January 28. After January 28, all spring registration must be done in person at 107 Moulton Hall. Be sure to bring your ISU photo ID.

Summer Session 2019

  • Summer Session online registration begins February 11 and closes May 20.
  • Beginning Tuesday, May 21, registration must be done in person at 107 Moulton Hall. Be sure to bring your ISU photo ID.

Fall 2019

  • Fall registration begins March 25 and closes May 3.
  • Fall registration reopens May 20 and closes August 30.
  • Beginning Saturday, August 24, a closed course override is needed to add any course that has started, even if you are just switching sections of the same course.
  • All online registration for fall 2019 will end at 10 p.m. August 30. After August 30, all fall registration must be done in person at 107 Moulton Hall. Be sure to bring your ISU photo ID.

Meet with Your Advisor

Continuing Students/Returning Students

You are encouraged to contact your advisor as soon as possible to schedule an appointment as appointment times may fill during the Advance Registration Period. It is possible that you may be encouraged to make an appointment for the next available registration period.

If you have earned fewer than 24 semester hours, are an undeclared student, or are considered to be "unclassified" (nondegree-seeking), you must meet with an advisor in the Academic Advisement Center, Fell Hall 340, (309) 438-7604.

If you have a declared major, contact your major department/school for advisement.

Graduate Students

If you are a graduate student with a declared major, contact your graduate program coordinator. If you are a graduate student-at-large, contact the Graduate School at (309) 438-2583 for assistance.

New Freshman

All incoming freshman are required to attend Preview, a two-day summer orientation program. At that time, you will meet with your academic advisor and register for classes.

New Transfer Students

Transfer Day Programs are offered to all incoming transfer students throughout the semester and you are strongly encouraged to attend. During this one-day program, you will meet with your academic advisor and register for classes.

Course Offerings

Find the course(s) that you want to register for by using the Course Finder.

Illinois State University

Office of the University Registrar
Normal, IL 61790-2202

Registrar@IllinoisState.edu

Phone: (309) 438-2188

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