For Current Students

This following information does not apply to new and transfer students starting in Summer or Fall 2022; this is for current students only.

Summer and Fall Registration

Registration Dates

See our Academic Calendars for a complete list of dates.

  • March 7: Summer class listings published
  • March 9: Fall class listings published
  • March 14: Summer registration opens for current students at 9:00 a.m. EDT (excludes Speech@Emerson)
  • March 14 through March 25: Advising for the fall semester begins
  • March 15: Speech@Emerson summer registration opens for current students
  • March 24 through April 4: Fall registration begins (see undergraduate and graduate times below)
  • April 5: Registration closed 12:00 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. EDT
  • April 6: Registration re-opens. Eligible students may overload
  • July 15: Last day to join a fall waitlist
  • August 15: Fall waitlisting closed, all remaining students removed from fall waitlists
     

After the initial registration week (March 24 through April 4) registration will be closed for 24 hours and reopen Tuesday, April 5, at 12:00 a.m. EDT. When registration 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.

All Emerson employees and spouses of employees enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student must first submit a Tuition Remission Form to Human Resources to participate in Fall registration. Employees who have submitted this will be able to register when the system re-opens Wednesday, April 6, at 12:00 a.m. (EDT).

Undergraduate Students

"Credits completed" does not include courses for which you are currently registered.

New and Transfer students starting in Fall 2022 are registered administratively and will be able to edit their registration once the Fall semester begins.

Number of Credits Completed Fall Registration Date & Time
4+1 Publishing & Writing undergraduates with 112+ credits completed Friday, March 25, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
92+ credits completed Monday, March 28, at 7:00 a.m. EDT
76–91.99 credits completed Tuesday, March 29, at 7:00 a.m. EDT
60–75.99 credits completed Wednesday, March 30, at 7:00 a.m. EDT
44–59.99 credits completed Thursday, March 31, at 7:00 a.m. EDT
28–43.99 credits completed Friday, April 1, at 7:00 a.m. EDT
12–27.99 credits completed Monday, April 4, at 7:00 a.m. EDT
0–11.99 credits completed Monday, April 4, at 7:30 a.m. EDT

Graduate Students

"Credits completed" does not include courses for which you are currently registered:

Communication Sciences & Disorders

Discipline with Number of Credits Completed Fall Registration Date & Time
Speech@Emerson Tuesday, July 12, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
On-campus Communication Sciences & Disorders (24+ credits completed) Thursday, March 24, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
On-campus Communication Sciences & Disorders (0–23.99 credits completed) Friday, March 25, at 1:00 p.m. EDT

Writing, Literature & Publishing

Discipline with Number of Credits Completed Fall Registration Date & Time
Creative Writing (24+ credits completed) Thursday, March 24, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
Creative Writing (0–23.99 credits completed) Friday, March 25, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
Publishing and Writing (16+ credits completed) Friday, March 25, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
Publishing and Writing (0–15.99 credits completed) Monday, March 28, at 7:00 a.m. EDT
Popular Fiction Writing & Publishing (16+ credits completed) Thursday, March 24, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
Popular Fiction Writing & Publishing (0–15.99 credits completed) Friday, March 25, at 1:00 p.m. EDT

Visual & Media Arts

Discipline with Number of Credits Completed Fall Registration Date & Time
Media Art Thursday, March 24, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
Writing for Film & Television Thursday, March 24, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
Film & Media Art (24+ credits completed) Thursday, March 24, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
Film & Media Art (less than 24 credits completed) Friday, March 25, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
Film & Media Art (Advanced Standing I and II) Thursday, March 24, at 1:00 p.m. EDT

Additional Graduate Programs

Discipline with Number of Credits Completed Fall Registration Date & Time
Communication Studies Thursday, March 24, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
Marketing Communication Thursday, March 24, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
Media Design Thursday, March 24, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
Journalism Thursday, March 24, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
Performing Arts Thursday, March 24, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
Graduate Certificate Students Thursday, March 24, at 1:00 p.m. EDT