Registrar

Registration


Registration Instructions

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

To ensure a successful registration:


Summer 2016 Registration

Session Dates for Summer 2016

  • May Intersession: May 4 – May 20 (Graduate students and select undergraduate students only. See course listings for details)
  • Full Summer: May 23 – August 17 (all internships, directed studies, and master’s theses/projects must be full summer courses)
  • Summer Session 1: May 23 – June 30
  • Summer Session 2: July 5 – August 17

When You Can Register

Summer 2016 registration begins at 9:00 am on Monday, March 14. 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 22
  • Last day to add or drop a course online for Summer Session 2: Monday, July 4

Students participating in the Los Angeles Undergraduate Program 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 2016 tuition and fee information:

Tuition Payments

  • If you register from March 14 – April 14: Full payment is due on April 15, 2016. 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 2016; 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 22 May 22 July 4
75% May 27 (5:00 pm)* May 25 (5:00 pm)* July 7 (5:00 pm)*
50% June 6 (5:00 pm)* May 27 (5:00 pm)* July 12 (5:00 pm)*

* Must drop in person at the Registrar's Office, located on the 2nd floor of 216 Tremont St.


Fall 2016 Registration

Important Dates

  • March 14 – 25: Undergraduate and Graduate Advising
  • March 28 – April 2: Undergraduate and Graduate Registration
  • April 5: Registration closed for departmental review
  • April 6: Eligible students may overload
  • April 28: Last day to join a waitlist
  • September 2: Waitlisting closed, all remaining students removed from waitlists

Registration Times

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

The registration system will be down for 24 hours beginning Tuesday, April 5 at 12:00 am and will re-open Wednesday, April 6 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).

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, 3/28 at 7:00 am
Health Communication - 12+ credits completed Monday, 3/28 at 7:00 am
Health Communication - 0+ credits completed Tuesday, 3/29 at 7:00 am
Communication Studies Communication Management - All Students Monday, 3/28 at 7:00 am
Journalism Journalism - All Students Monday, 3/28 at 7:00 am
Marketing Communication IMC - 12+ credits completed Monday, 3/28 at 7:00 am
IMC - 0+ credits completed Tuesday, 3/29 at 7:00 am
Performing Arts Theatre Education - All Students Monday, 3/28 at 7:00 am
Visual & Media Arts Media Art - 28+ credits completed Monday, 3/28 at 7:00 am
Media Art - 0+ credits completed Tuesday, 3/29 at 7:00 am
Writing, Literature, & Publishing Creative Writing - 24+ credits completed Monday, 3/28 at 7:00 am
Creative Writing - 0+ credits completed Tuesday, 3/29 at 7:00 am
Publishing - 16+ credits completed Monday, 3/28 at 7:00 am
Publishing - 0+ credits completed Tuesday, 3/29 at 7:00 am

Undergraduate Student Registration Times

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

Total Credits Earned

Date & Time

92 credits or more completed Monday, 3/28 at 7:00 am
76-91.99 credits completed Tuesday, 3/29 at 7:00 am
60-75.99 credits completed Wednesday, 3/30 at 7:00 am
44-59.99 credits completed Thursday, 3/31 at 7:00 am
28-43.99 credits completed Friday, 4/1 at 7:00 am
12-27.99 credits completed Monday, 4/4 at 7:00 am
0-11.99 credits completed Monday, 4/4 at 7:30 am

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.