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New First-Year Students

Course registration for first-year students beginning their studies in September 2017, opens at noon (ADST) on June 10, 2017.  Be sure to read through the First-Year Students and Before you Begin sections for important steps that need to be completed prior to selecting and registering for courses.  Watch our Registration tutorial videos for how to register.

Returning/new transfer students

Registration for the 2017/18 academic year opens March 20, 2017 for most students, and opens in June 5, 2017 for Faculty of Engineering students. See the important dates calendar for details.  If you need any help planning your next year's courses please contact an advisor.

Note: Although you may register early for next year, if you do not achieve the minimum grade required in a pre-requisite that you are currently taking, your registration in the upper-year course will be cancelled and you will be notified by email.

All students should refer to the Before You Begin section to ensure you have completed all of the steps necessary before registering.

When does registration close?

The last day to register varies depending on the term. Please check the Important Dates calendar for details.

Graduate students

Visit the Faculty of Graduate Studies Graduate Registration Information page.