Register for Courses


New-to-Dalhousie students

New Dalhousie students should 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, and follow our step-by-step guide, for how to register.

Returning students

Returning student registration dates are available on Dalhousie's important dates calendar. 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.