Fall 2016

August 22 to December 16, 2016

Returning Student Registration begins on April 7 at 8 a.m.

  • 60+ College of DuPage Earned Credits: Thursday April 7 or later
  • 50+ College of DuPage Earned Credits: Friday, April 8 or later
  • 40+ College of DuPage Earned Credits:  Monday, April 11 or later
  • 20+ College of DuPage Earned Credits: Wednesday, April 13 or later
  • 10+ College of DuPage Earned Credits: Thursday, April 14 or later
  • .5+ College of DuPage Earned Credits: Friday, April 15 or later
  • New and Returning Students with Zero Earned Credits: Friday, April 22 or later

Priority registration does not include transfer credit or demonstrated competency credit.

To check the number of completed College of DuPage credit hours:

  • Go to
  • Log in to your account
  • Under "Academic Profile" click on "My Profile".
  • See Institutional Completed Credits

Fall Sessions:

  • 16-Week Session: Monday, Aug 22 to Dec 16
  • 12-Week Session: Tuesday, Sep 13 to Dec 16
  • First 8-Week Session: Monday, Aug 22 to Oct 12
  • Second 8-Week Session: Thursday, Oct 13 to Dec 10
  • CUSTM-Custom Session (any class that falls outside the four official sessions above)


Fall Sessions Withdrawal Deadlines:

  • 16-Week Session: Saturday, Nov 12
  • 12-Week Session: Friday, Nov 18
  • First 8-Week Session: Thursday, Sep 29
  • Second 8-Week Session: Monday, Nov 21
  • CUSTM-Custom Session (specific withdrawal deadlines can be found on your class schedule)

Contact Student Registration Services at (630) 942-2377 if you have any questions.


Refund Information

  • Refund Deadlines 100 percent refund: up to 7 percent of class calendar days
  • 50 percent refund: 8 to 12 percent of class calendar days

See the Registration Calendar for more details. Each student's individual schedule of classes will show exact refund dates for each course.

You can use myACCESS, a  self-service web site that allows you to register, make payments, search for class sections, and view your schedule and grades.

Payment Policy

All College of DuPage students are required to pay their account in full or sign up for a one of our payment plans at time of registration. If your account is not paid in full at time of registration or you have not enrolled in a payment plan, you will be dropped from your classes for the amount owed. Simply do one of the following.

    1. Pay in full on myACCESS by choosing the "Pay in Full" link under the Student Payment Info. Payments can be made in full via credit/debit card or checking/savings account.
    2. Pay in person at the cashier's office via cash, check or credit/debit card.

Cashier Office Information

Location: Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2525
Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday:  8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (except end of May through 1st week of August when most College of DuPage offices are closed)
Phone: (630) 942-2206

For Financial Aid questions, visit Tuition and Aid, call (630) 942-2251 or email For other questions, please contact the Cashier's Office at (630) 942-2206, email

"Payment Plans" automatic payment plan and the Deferred Payment Plan

Attention Students - It pays to register early!
A $10 Late Registration Fee will be charged for each class registered late - on or after its start date.


Contact Information

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

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