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Registration

Remote Working Registration Processes for Students until further notice*

Until further notice, all COD facilities are closed and staff are working remotely to assist students with registration. The below information has been updated to reflect the current methods and conditions for students to register for classes.

Ways to Register

Online

Search, select and register for classes using these online tools

In Person

Visit us at one of these locations during regular business hours

  • Office of Student Registration Services - Student Services Center (SSC), Room 2221
  • Visit any of the COD Centers (Locations: Addison, Carol Stream, Naperville or Westmont)
  • The myACCESS Lab at the Glen Ellyn campus can walk you through the process of online registration

By Phone

  • Call Registration Services at (630) 942-2377
  • Call any of the COD Centers (Locations: Addison, Carol Stream, Naperville or Westmont)

Other Registration Information

Permits for courses requiring prerequisite override

  • Students may continue to request a permit for any course indicating “Consent of Instructor” via myACCESS.
  • Students must contact Registration after a permit is sent to initiate registration. 

Registration Dates/Registration Calendar

The dates for each term remain unchanged. Dates are listed below.

Student Resources

Review the following items on the Student Resources webpage:

  • Alternative instruction format for Fall 2020 courses
  • Students using Financial Aid are encouraged to contact the Office of Student Financial Assistance to discuss the impact of dropping a course.

*This date is projected and may change.  All updates can be found on the COD coronavirus website.

 

Get the schedule you want and avoid late registration fees by registering early for classes!

Priority Registration

Returning College of DuPage students with 30+ completed COD credit hours are eligible for Priority Registration (see Dates and Deadlines below).

Verify Completed COD Credit Hours

To verify eligibility for priority registration, follow these steps:

  1. Go to myACCESS.cod.edu
  2. Login to your account
  3. In the Academic Profile section, click on "My Profile"
  4. See "Priority Registration Credits"

All Student Registration

All new and returning students with any number of completed COD credit hours can register for classes beginning on the All Student Registration date (see Dates and Deadlines below).

The Office of Student Registration Services provides many options to register

Online: Search, select and register for classes using these online tools

  1. myACCESS.cod.edu (Search/Select Classes)
  2. Student Planning (through myACCESS)
  3. Download the Chap App

In Person: Visit us at one of these locations during regular business hours

  1. Office of Student Registration Services - Student Services Center (SSC), Room 2221
  2. Visit any of the COD Centers (Locations: Addison, Carol Stream, Naperville or Westmont)
  3. The myACCESS Lab at the Glen Ellyn campus can walk you through the process of online registration

By phone:

  1. Call Registration Services at (630) 942-2377
  2. Call any of the COD Centers (Locations: Addison, Carol Stream, Naperville or Westmont)

Dates and Deadlines

Fall 2020: Aug. 24 - Dec. 18, 2020

Fall Sessions:

  • 16-Week Session: Aug. 24 to Dec. 18
  • First 8-Week Session: Aug. 24 to Oct. 16
  • 12-Week Session: Sept. 21 to Dec. 18
  • Second 8-Week Session: Oct. 19 to Dec. 12
  • CUSTM-Custom Session (any class that falls outside the four official sessions above)

Fall Withdrawal Deadlines:

  • 16-Week Session: Saturday, Nov. 14
  • First 8-Week Session: Friday, Oct. 2
  • Second 8-Week Session: Wednesday, Nov. 25
  • 12-Week Session: Sunday, Nov. 22
  • CUSTM-Custom Session (specific withdrawal deadlines can be found on your class schedule)

Priority Registration: 30+ completed COD credit hours  (see Verify Completed COD Credit Hours above)

  • Thursday, April 9, 2020 at 8 a.m. or later (7 day period)

All Student Registration: All new and returning students with any number of completed COD credit hours (see Verify Completed COD Credit Hours above)

  • Thursday, April 16, 2020 at 8 a.m. or later

Spring 2021: Jan. 25 – May 21, 2021

Spring Sessions:

  • 16-Week Session: Jan. 25 to May 21
  • First 8-Week Session: Jan. 25 to Mar. 16
  • 12-Week Session: Feb. 22 to May 21
  • Second 8-Week Session: Mar. 17 to May 14
  • CUSTM-Custom Session (any class that falls outside the four official sessions above)

Spring Withdrawal Deadlines:

  • 16-Week Session: Sunday, Apr. 18
  • First 8-Week Session: Thursday, Mar. 4
  • Second 8-Week Session: Sunday, Apr. 25
  • 12-Week Session: Monday, Apr. 26
  • CUSTM-Custom Session (specific withdrawal deadlines can be found on your class schedule)

Priority Registration: 30+ completed COD credit hours (see Verify Completed COD Credit Hours above)

  • Thursday, November 5, 2020 at 8 a.m. or later (7 day period)

All Student Registration: All new and returning students with any number of completed COD credit hours (see Verify Completed COD Credit Hours above)

  • Thursday, November 12, 2020 at 8 a.m. or later
A $10 late registration fee will be charged for each class added after the first class meeting. Visit General Registration Information for details. Contact Student Registration Services at (630) 942-2377 if you have any questions.

Cashier's Office
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2424

Monday to Thursday: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Financial Assistance
Student Services Center (SSC), Room 2220

Monday to Thursday: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Contact Information

Office of Student Registration Services
Student Services Center (SSC), Room 2221
Phone: (630) 942-2377
Fax: (630) 942-2878
registration@cod.edu

Regular Hours


Monday to Thursday: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

myACCESS Help Desk: (630) 942-2999

Individuals who need language assistance, please call Campus Central at (630) 942-3000 or email campuscentral@cod.edu.