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Course planning and registration timeline

February - March 2022-23

Student creates Course Plan for 2023-24* (fall/J/spring)

Student - “Compose a Note” and “Request Review” by Advisor

February - mid April 

Advisor provides feedback; student makes changes as needed.


Student prepares for registration for fall semester by selecting sections for planned courses.


Student consults with Advisor(s) on classes for upcoming semester; advisor clears advisor restriction if appropriate.

Mid-April - May

Student registers for classes on assigned date.

Student returns to April steps as registration approaches for J-term or spring.

*You may edit your Course Plan at any time based on availability of courses, changes to your major/minor, recommendations from your advisor, etc. Let your advisor know the reasons for your changes by composing a note in Arches and clicking on “Request a Review.”