Registration Dates and Deadlines

It is best to register as early as possible.


Late registration

  • can delay disbursement of financial aid
  • may make you miss important communications from your instructor because you are not on the class roster before classes start
  • on or after classes start, can result in a late fee of $25 for each day schedule additions or changes are requested

Registration Dates and Deadlines

  • Returning students may register by appointment during the First Online Registration period beginning November 13 or during subsequent registration periods.
  • New students will be given instructions after they have returned their Enrollment Reservation Deposit (ERD).
  • New financial aid recipients: Be sure to take care of all To-Dos listed in your MySSU account as soon as possible. Your award must be in the system by December 22 or you may be asked to pay the full amount when fees are due.
  • During system processing downtimes, registration and schedule changes cannot be made online. If done via phone or in person, they cannot be processed until the system is back up.
  • If you register during Late Registration, your courses will not show up in MySSU until after classes have started and you may not have timely access to online course components. Register early to ensure access.
  •    Registration Period    Method    Payment Due    Notes
    November 13 through December 31:
    First Online Registration
    Online by appointment January 1 (or FA award in place) Strongly recommended for financial aid students
    January 1 through January 15
    --- --- System Downtime: FA Processing
    January 2 through 19:
    Manual Registration
    Via phone or in person At time of registration Registrations received during this time will be held until the system is back up. Due to backlog, courses may not appear in MySSU until after classes start.
    January 22 through February 2: LATE REGISTRATION (Manual) Via phone or in person At time of registration $25 non-refundable late registration fee, collected once per day for all transactions that took place in that day.
    February 3 through 15 MANUAL REGISTRATION ALLOWED FOR SPECIAL STUDIES ONLY: Internships, Independent Study, and Project Continuation At time of registration See Special Studies & Internships, or Project Continuation for details.