Registrar

Registration


Registration Instructions

Registration is done via eCommon. Please read the Registration Instructions carefully.

To ensure a successful registration:


Summer 2014 Registration

Session Dates for Summer 2014

  • May Intersession (Graduate Students Only): May 2 – May 16
  • Full Summer: May 19 – August 12 (all internships, directed studies, and master’s theses/projects must be full summer courses)
  • Summer Session 1: May 19 – June 30
  • Summer Session 2: July 2 – August 12

When You Can Register

Summer 2014 registration begins at 9:00 am on Monday, March 10. All students are eligible to register at this time.

  • Last day to add or drop a course online for Full Summer or Summer Session 1: Sunday, May 18
  • Last day to add or drop a course online for Summer Session 2: Monday, July 1

Students participating in the Los Angeles or Kasteel Well Programs can register online.  All other programs offered by the Office of External Programs will be registered by that office.

Course Load

Undergraduate students may register for up to 16 credits over the entire summer term.  Students wishing to register for more than 16 credits must petition the Office of Academic Affairs.

Graduate students may register for up to 12 credits over the entire summer term, including May Intersession. Students wishing to register for more than 12 credits must petition the Office of Graduate Studies.

Cost

Review the Summer 2014 tuition and fee information:

Tuition Payments

Please read this section carefully; there has been a change in payment policy.

  • If you register from March 10 – April 14: Full payment is due on April 15, 2014. If your payment is not settled by the due date, your course(s) will automatically be dropped from your schedule. There are no exceptions.
  • If you register on or after April 15: Full payment is due immediately. If your payment is not settled, your course(s) will automatically be dropped from your schedule. There are no exceptions.

Financial Aid

Financial aid may be available for Summer 2014; review information for Graduate students or Undergraduate students.

Drop Deadlines and Refund Policy

No refunds are available past stated deadlines.

% Refund

Full Summer

Summer Session 1

Summer Session 2

100% May 18 May 18 July 1
75% May 23 (5:00 pm)* May 20 (5:00 pm)* July 3 (5:00 pm)*
50% June 2 (5:00 pm)* May 22 (5:00 pm)* July 8 (5:00 pm)*

* Must drop in person at the Student Service Center


Fall 2014 Registration

Important Dates

  • March 10-28: Undergraduate and Graduate Advising
  • March 31 — April 7: Undergraduate and Graduate Registration
  • April 8: Registration closed for departmental review
  • April 9: Eligible students may overload
  • May 1: Last day to join a waitlist

Registration Times

Check the charts below to determine when you can begin registering. Credits earned do not include credits you are currently registered for.

Graduate Student Registration Times

Credits earned do not include credits you are currently registered for.

Department

Program & Total Credits Earned

Date & Time

Communication Disorders Communication Disorders - All Students Monday, 3/31 at 7:00 am
Health Communication - 12+ credits Monday, 3/31 at 7:00 am
Health Communication - 0+ credits Monday, 3/31 at 1:00 pm
Communication Studies Communication Management - All Students Monday, 3/31 at 7:00 am
Journalism Journalism - All Students Monday, 3/31 at 7:00 am
Marketing Communication IMC - 12+ credits Monday, 3/31 at 7:00 am
IMC - 4+ credits Monday, 3/31 at 1:00 pm
IMC - 0+ credits Tuesday, 4/1 at 7:00 am
Performing Arts Theatre Education - All Students Monday, 3/31 at 7:00 am
Visual & Media Arts Media Art - 28+ credits Monday, 3/31 at 7:00 am
Media Art - 0+ credits Monday, 3/31 at 1:00 pm
Writing, Literature, & Publishing Creative Writing - 24+ credits Monday, 3/31 at 7:00 am
Creative Writing - 0+ credits Monday, 3/31 at 1:00 pm
Publishing - 16+ credits Monday, 3/31 at 7:00 am
Publishing - 0+ credits Monday, 3/31 at 1:00 pm

Undergraduate Student Registration Times

Credits earned do not include credits you are currently registered for.

Total Credits Earned

Date & Time

96 credits or more Monday, 3/31 at 7:00 am
80-95.99 credits Tuesday, 4/1 at 7:00 am
64-79.99 credits Wednesday, 4/2  at 7:00 am
48-63.99 credits Thursday, 4/3 at 7:00 am
32-47.99 credits Friday, 4/4 at 7:00 am
16-31.99 credits Monday, 4/7 at 7:00 am
0-15.99 credits Monday, 4/7 at 7:30 am

Registration Downtime and Credit Overloading

The registration system will be down for 24 hours beginning Tuesday, April 8 at 12:00 am and will re-open Wednesday, April 9 at 12:00 am. When the system reopens, undergraduate students eligible to overload will be able to do so, and some major restrictions for undergraduate classes may be lifted (check course listings for any lifted restrictions).

Waitlists

In response to student and faculty feedback, the waitlist process for Fall 2014 registration has been modified. You will be able to join a waitlist through Thursday, May 1. You will not be able to join a waitlist after this date.

Waitlists will continue to function through August 29, the Friday before classes begin.


Online Registration Permissions

Registration permission is required to over-enroll in a course or to waive a prerequisite or a registration restriction. Late registration permission is required for any courses added during the second week of Add/Drop (Restricted Add/Drop).

All registration permissions at Emerson are applied online only. Emails, phone calls, and handwritten letters from faculty are not acceptable.


New Student Registration

All new students will be registered by the school. Schedules will be made available prior to the beginning of the semester.

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