When to Register

Registration Requirements

In order to be eligible to register for classes each semester, degree-seeking students must fulfill each of the following:

  • Have immunization records on file at the college.
  • Meet all financial obligations to the college.
  • Return all overdue materials to the Resource Center.
  • Meet with faculty advisor to review individual program plans and obtain an access code.

Students who are on academic probation must meet with their counselor prior to meeting with an academic advisor.

Students who are new and seeking a degree will receive their access code and register at their scheduled Orientation.

Questions? Contact Records and Registration Office at 320-308-5075 or registration@sctcc.edu.


Access to course schedules

Fall course schedules typically are available on the web the first week in March.

Spring schedules typically are available on the web the first week in October.

Schedules are subject to change based on enrollment trends.


When Does Registration Open?

Current, degree-seeking students

Priority registration opens in the fall and spring for current, degree-seeking students after Student Success Day, which is an academic advising day that takes place in March and October each year. A student's registration window will be listed in online registration under Courses/Registration, Registration Window.

Current students will register in the order of total completed credits. Those with the most completed credits have priority.

Completed credits include courses with a grade and transfer courses. Current ungraded courses are not included.

New degree-seeking students

New students must complete eOrientation in order to register. Upon completion of eOrientation, students will be prompted to sign up for an Advising & Registration Day specific to their major.

Students pursuing online-only programs will register online once eOrientation is complete.

Visiting students

If you have not yet enrolled at SCTCC, are not applying for financial aid, and if you are only planning to take a class or two without enrolling in a program, you may register as a non-degree seeking or visiting student in person in the registration office.

Payment is required at the time of registration.


When Can I Register for Fall Semester?

When will the fall schedules appear on the website?

Fall Courses display March 1.

Course schedules can be found on eServices.


When Can I Register?

After meeting with advisors on March 21, current degree seeking students will be able to register for fall courses on the following dates:

Note: Students must meet with their advisor to obtain a registration access code prior to registering.

Current students - priority registration for fall semester (summer is currently open):

  • March 23 (8:00 am) – students with 30 or more completed credits*
  • March 23 (Noon) – students with 20 or more completed credits*
  • March 24 (8:00 am) – students with 10 or more completed credits*
  • March 24 (Noon) – all other currently enrolled degree seeking students*

*Completed credits include courses with a grade and transfer courses. Current ungraded courses are not included. Students must meet with their advisor to obtain a registration access code. Please make plans to meet with an advisor on Advising/Success Day, March 21.

Summer Starts – new degree seeking students:

New students must attend an orientation/registration session prior to registering for classes
(by appointment  March 3, 17, April 14, May 5, 17).

Fall Starts – new degree seeking students:

New students will complete an online orientation and attend a registration session prior to registering for classes
(by appointment) beginning April 10.

Non-degree or visiting student registration for summer begins:  Monday, March 20.

Non-degree or visiting student registration for fall begin:  Monday, June 26.

Register in person, on the WEB or by telephone (320-308-5075).

Please contact Records and Registration Office with any questions.