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Student Registration Services

The Office of Student Registration Services can assist you with searching and registering for classes, adding or dropping courses, cooperative or joint agreements, late withdrawals and medical or tuition appeals. 

Summer 2021 Registration

A limited number of in-person classes will be held on campus. Alternative instruction, including hybrid and online courses, will be available this summer. Learn what to expect if you are returning to campus for in-person classes.

Registration for Summer 2021 begins March 23 for students who have completed 30 or more credit hours at COD. General student registration begins March 31.

Priority Registration for students with 30+ completed COD credit hours (log into inside.cod.edu portal, click on myACCESS for Students, then select "Academic Profile," then "My Profile" and look at Priority Registration Credits.)

Priority Registration

30+ completed COD credit hours

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 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

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at 8 a.m. or later

Have questions?

Give us a call! We’re here to talk to you and assist with any registration functions you need.  Our phones are open during regular business hours at (630) 942-2377.

Steps to Register

  1. New to College of DuPage? You must first complete an application for admission before registering for courses and submit the $20 application fee. Contact an Admissions Representative for more information.  
  2. Complete the Steps to Enrollment, which includes completing placement tests and meeting with a counselor or advisor.
  3. Schedule a virtual appointment with a Navigator to learn about available resources from enrollment to completion. 
  4. Once you're ready, register online through myACCESSStudent Planning or download the Chap App. Call or email the Office of Student Registration Services at (630) 942-2377 or registration@cod.edu to receive assistance in registering for classes.

Begin Registration

  1. Sign in to myACCESS using your login and password. If you need assistance, contact the Student Sport Help Desk at (630) 942-2999 or email studenthelp@dupage.edu.
  2. Schedule an appointment with Counseling, Advising and Transfer Services at (630) 942-2259.
  3. Register for classes online through myACCESSStudent Planning or the Chap App. Call or email the Office of Student Registration Services at (630) 942-2377 or registration@cod.edu to receive assistance in registering for classes.

Begin Registration

College of DuPage offers fast, easy enrollment for non-credit classes. You do not need to apply to COD in order to register for a non-credit Continuing Education Class. You can self-register directly through myACCESS or contact Continuing Education for assistance with registering. 

Begin Registration

Academic Term and Session Dates

Summer term begins June 1 to Aug. 9, 2021. Fall term begins August 23 to December 17, 2021. The following student registration calendars can help you determine when you can begin registering. 

 

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: Sunday, Apr. 25
  • CUSTM-Custom Session (specific withdrawal deadlines can be found on your class schedule)

Summer 2021: June 1 to Aug. 9, 2021

Summer Sessions:

  • 1st 5-Week Session: June 1 to July 3
  • 1st 10-Week Session: June 1 to Aug. 9
  • 8-Week Session: June 15 to Aug. 9
  • 2nd 5-Week Session: July 6 to Aug. 9
  • CUSTM-Custom Session (any class that falls outside the four official sessions above)

Summer Withdrawal Deadlines:

  • 1st 5-Week Session: Saturday, June 26
  • 1st 10-Week Session: Friday, July 23
  • 8-Week Session: Monday, July 26
  • 2nd 5-Week Session: Sunday, Aug. 1
  • CUSTM-Custom Session (specific withdrawal deadlines can be found on your class schedule)

Priority Registration: 30+ completed COD credit hours

  • Tuesday, March 23, 2021 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

  • Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at 8 a.m. or later 

Fall 2021: August 23 to December 17, 2021

Fall Sessions

  • 16 week session: August 23 to December 17
  • 1st 8 week session: August 23 to October 16
  • 12 week session: September 20 to December 17
  • 2nd 8 week session: October 18 to December 11
  • CUSTM-Custom Session (any class that falls outside the four official sessions above)

Fall Withdrawal Deadlines

  • 16 week session: Sunday, November 14
  • 1st 8 week session: Saturday, October 2
  • 12 week session: Sunday, November 21
  • 2nd 8 week session: Thursday, November 25
  • CUSTM-Custom Session (specific withdrawal deadlines can be found on your class schedule)

Priority Registration: 30+ Completed COD Credit Hours

  • Wednesday, April 28, 2021 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

  • Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at 8 a.m. or later

Discover New Classes

Once you are ready to register, visit myACCESS or follow the links below to find a class that would best fit your needs.

Contact Information

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