Registration Entry Dates

IMPORTANT NOTE:  Course registration during June, July, and August has limited availability due to New Student Orientation sessions.  After June 13, 2021, registration availability is as follows:

  • June 30th - July 7th
  • July 24 - Drop/Add deadline (August 26th for Express I and August 30th for full semester courses) 

Fall 2021

Undergraduate Students

The registration entry date schedule is based on earned hours.  This does not include the hours in which you are currently enrolled. 

Registration takes place on the Registration Tools channel in MyCharleston on the Academic Services tab.

Registration for Fall 2021 begins on Tuesday, March 23, 2021 by assigned entry date for all currently enrolled undergraduate students. 

Registration opens at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time on the designated dates listed below.  For example, students with 90-122+ earned hours can register at 8:00 am on Tuesday, March 23rd. Students with 80-89 earned hours can begin to register at 8:00 am on Thursday, March 25th.

Registration for all currently enrolled students, regardless of earned hours, begins on Wednesday, April 7, 2021.

Undergraduate Registration Entry Times
Earned Hours Registration Start Date Registration System Opens
90-122+ Tuesday, March 23, 2021 8:00 am (EST)
80-89 Thursday, March 25, 2021 8:00 am (EST)
70-79 Friday, March 26, 2021 8:00 am (EST)
60-69 Monday, March 29, 2021 8:00 am (EST)
50-59 Wednesday, March 31, 2021 8:00 am (EST)
40-49 Thursday, April 1, 2021 8:00 am (EST)
30-39 Friday, April 2, 2021 8:00 am (EST)
20-29 Monday, April 5, 2021 8:00 am (EST)
1-19 Tuesday, April 6, 2021 8:00 am (EST)
0 (zero) Wednesday, April 7, 2021 8:00 am (EST)

Spring 2022

Registration begins November 1, 2021 based on earned hours.  Check back for dates and times.

Summer 2022

Maymester and Summer Sessions registration begins March 15, 2022 for College of Charleston students.

Preparing Your Registration Plan

Don't wait until the last minute to begin preparing your registration plan! Students who have not declared a major should contact the Academic Advising & Planning Center at 843.953.5981 for an appointment. Students who have declared a major should contact their faculty advisor(s) for an advising appointment.

Students should also be sure to satisfy any registration holds on their account.  More information on registration holds can be found on