Class Registration Guide


Class Registration, FAQs and Helpful Hints

Class Registration Help Videos (captions available)

Things to Know

  1. Academic Calendar: Review the Academic Calendar on the Office of the Registrar website for important enrollment dates and semester deadlines.
  2. Orientation Requirements: Undergraduate freshmen and transfer students are required to attend a UCCS Orientation. Graduate students can learn more about orientation by visiting the Graduate School webpage.  Non-degree seeking students are not required to attend orientation.
  3. Enrollment Date & Time (Enrollment Appointment): To locate your specific date and time to register for any given semester, navigate to Access Student Self Services under the Records and Registration dropdown within the myUCCS Portal.
  4. Enrollment Holds: Check for any holds that may prevent you from registering. Click the hold to view details on how to resolve the hold.

Adding Classes

Step 1: Access the Student Self Services/Student Center using the myUCCS Portal
Step 2: Preregistration Tasks (Provide Addresses, Phone Numbers and Emergency Contacts)
Step 3: Class Search and using the Enrollment Shopping Cart
Step 4: Moving Classes from your Enrollment Shopping Cart to your official schedule

Dropping Classes


Dropping Courses

FAQs and Hints


When can I register for classes and how do I find my registration date & time?
How are enrollment dates and times (enrollment appointments) determined/assigned?
What are the class add and drop deadlines?
I’m enrolled in a short course that meets in a condensed or untraditional fashion. What are the add, drop and financial deadlines for these courses?
How do I edit a class without losing my spot in the lecture?
How do I swap a course with a different course in one transaction?
I’m registered for a variable credit class. Can I increase or decrease the credits in the myUCCS Portal?
How do I officially withdraw from the university?
What are Permission Numbers and why do I need one?
How do class waitlists work?