Registration Dates

The Office of the University Registrar is responsible for enabling students to register for courses in a timely and efficient way. All students at Georgetown should register online through MyAccess.

Summary of Registration Dates Spring 2021

Registration dates updated 10/22/20 based on the notification email from the Provost’s office.

Summary of Registration Dates Spring 2021
DateTime (EST)Event
Monday, October 26Schedule of Classes published and viewable; students may start to plan their schedule in preparation for registration.
Friday, October 30Holds on all students with an account balance over $2000 in the Spring. Holds will be release within one hour of payment being made and posted to the student account.
Monday, November 29:00 AMRegistration opens for SCS (UG and G)
Monday, November 95:00 AM (EST) & 1:00 PM in QatarRegistration opens for GU-Q Undergraduate Seniors
Tuesday, November 105:00 AM (EST) & 1:00 PM in QatarRegistration opens for GU-Q Undergraduate Juniors  
Wednesday, November 115:00 AM (EST) & 1:00 PM in QatarRegistration opens for GU-Q Sophomores
Thursday, November 125:00 AM (EST) GU-Q First Year continuing ( 1:00 PM in Qatar)
7:00 AM (EST) GU-Q Admits ( 3:00 PM in Qatar)
Monday, November 1610:00 AMRegistration opens for Ph.D. Students
Tuesday, November 17Registration opens for Graduate School Masters Program (Masters, Third Year) – Excludes McCourt, NURO Online and BGE. Last Name Starting with:
9:00 AM – A-E
9:30 AM –F-K
10:00 AM –L-Q
10:30 AM–R-Z
Tuesday, November 1712:00 PM (Noon)MS-NURS (CNL), MS-HESY
November 17 – January 28Waitlist will run weekday at 3pm (excluding holidays) as seats become available beginning November 17 through January 28, 2021. Last day to claim seat on January 29. Students awarded seats will have 24 hours to claim them.
Wednesday, November 18Registration opens for Graduate School Masters Program (GSFS Year 2/3) & Masters; Excludes McCourt, NURO Online and BGE
Last Name Starting with:
9:00 AM – A-E
9:30 AM –F-K
10:00 AM –L-Q
10:30 AM–R-Z
Thursday, November 198:00 AMMBA B3 (FT second years, EP/Flex third years), MGMT
Thursday, November 19Registration opens for Continuing Graduate School Masters Program (GSFS Year 1 & Masters, First Year); Accelerated Students with alpha split; Excludes McCourt, NURO Online and BGE
Last Name Starting with:
9:00 AM – A-E
9:30 AM –F-K
10:00 AM –L-Q
10:30 AM–R-Z
Thursday, November 1911:00 AMRegistration opens for continuing (BGE) Biomedical Graduate Education
Thursday, November 1912:00 PM (Noon)Registration opens for: MSFO and MSBA
Friday, November 208:00 AMMBA B2 (FT first years, EP/Flex second years)
Friday, November 209:00 AMRegistration opens for McCourt Students (PPOL, EPOL, EMPM, IDPP & DSPP)
Friday, November 2012:00 PM (Noon)NURO / DNPO
Monday, November 308:00 AM8:00AM – MBA B1 (EP/Flex first years)
Monday, November 30Registration opens for Undergraduate Seniors.
Last Name Starting with:
11:00 AM – A-E
12:00 PM –F-K
1:00 PM – L-Q
2:00 PM – R-Z
Tuesday, December 19:00 AMRegistration opens for Undergraduate Transfer Admits (No alpha spilts, same day as Juniors)
Tuesday, December 1Registration opens for Undergraduate Juniors.
Last Name Starting with:
11:00 AM – A-E
12:00 PM –F-K
1:00 PM – L-Q
2:00 PM – R-Z
Wednesday, December 2Registration opens for Undergraduate Sophmores.
Last Name Starting with:
11:00 AM – A-E
12:00 PM –F-K
1:00 PM – L-Q
2:00 PM – R-Z
Wednesday, December 22:30 PMContinuing Post Bacc Students
Thursday, December 3Registration opens for Undergraduate First Years.
Last Name Starting with:
11:00 AM – A-E
12:00 PM –F-K
1:00 PM – L-Q
2:00 PM – R-Z
Friday, December 4
Registration for:

12:30 PM – Post Bacc Admits
Monday, December 7
GSFS admits, GSAS Masters admits, BGE admits (Excludes PPOL):
Last Name Starting with:
9:00 AM – A-E
9:30 AM – F-K
10:00 AM – L-Q
10:30 AM – R-Z
Wednesday, January 6Last day for GU-Q waitlist run is January, 6 2021. Students have until 3:59pm EST (11:59 PM in Qatar time) January 7 to claim seat.
Thursday, January 21GU-Qatar Add/Drop ends 3:59 PM EST & 11:59 PM in Qatar
Wednesday, January 13Pass Fail Opens for Spring 2021
Thursday, January 28Last day for waitlist; winner claims seat through Jan 29, 2021.
Friday, February 5Add/Drop Form to close at 5:00 pm;
Registration closes for all students at 11:59 pm in MyAccess. Last day to drop without the grade of “W”.

Please note: The Registrar’s Office will make every effort to adhere to the above calendar but reserves the right to make changes as needed.

Waitlist will run weekday at 3pm (excluding holiday breaks) as seats become available beginning November 17 through January 28, 2021. Last day to claim seat on January 29. Students awarded seats will have 24 hours to claim them.

Times: All times are EST.

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Summary of Registration Dates Summer 2021

More information is available on the Summer Sessions website.

Summer 2021 Dates. The Provost may update registration information at a future date based on health concerns.

Summary of Registration Dates Summer 2021
Date Time (EST)Event
Friday, January 15Schedule of Classes published and viewable; students may start to plan their schedule in preparation for registration.
Monday, February 89:00 AM (EST)Registration opens for SCS and Main Campus (UG and G) Excluding MBA and MSB graduate programs.
2/9/2021 – 6/9/21Waitlist to start running for summer; and stops running last day of first main session June 9th.
Tuesday, February 911:00 AMPost Bac continuing
Thursday, February 1112:00 PM (Noon)MSFO and MSBA
Thursday, February 1811:00AMPost Bac admits
Tuesday, March 28:00AMNMBA B3 – MBA Evening Program third year
Wednesday, March 38:00AMNMBA B2 – Flex MBA second year
Thursday, March 48:00AMNMBA B1 – Flex MBA first year
Monday, March 2212:00 PM (Noon)NURO / DNPO Summer Registration (new admits and Continuing)
Monday, March 221:00PMRegistration for continuing and new admits MS NURS / HESY
Tuesday, March 3011:30AMBADM (all classes) – Full Time MBA
Friday, May 21GU-Q last waitlist run. Waitlists to be purged on Monday 24 May before main campus waitlist run
Monday, May 242:59pm (11:59pm Doha)Add/drop closes for GU-Q summer session
Wednesday, June 9Main campus waitlist stops running for summer (last day of main first session)

Please note: The Registrar’s Office will make every effort to adhere to the above calendar but reserves the right to make changes as needed.

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Summary of Registration Dates Fall 2020

Fall 2021 Dates to be posted by March 1, 2021.

Fall 2020 Registration Dates
Date Time (EST)Event
Monday, March 16 Holds will be placed on March 16 for account balances over $100 on this day, and will be viewable in MyAccess by March 16. Holds will be placed again on March 31 on all students with an account balance over $100 that day. Holds will be released within one hour of payment being made and posted to the student account.
Monday, March 23 Schedule of Classes published and viewable; students may start to plan their schedule in preparation for registration.
Wednesday, April 1 8:00AMRegistration opens for McCourt Students
Wednesday, April 1 8:30AMRegistration opens for Graduate School Masters Program (GSAS Masters, Third Year) – Excludes NURO Online and BGE
Wednesday, April 1 9:00AMRegistration opens for SCS (UG and G)
Wednesday, April 1 9:30AMRegistration opens for Ph.D. Students
Wednesday, April 1 10:00AMPriority PIN Registration opens and closes April 3rd at Noon
Wednesday,
April 1
10:00AM Registration opens for Exchange Students
Wednesday, April 1Waitlist will run each weekday (excluding holidays) at 3PM as seats become available beginning April 2 through September 4. Students awarded seats will have 24 hours to claim them.
Thursday, April 2
Registration opens for Graduate School Masters Program (GSFS Year 2/3 & GSAS Masters, Second Year) – Excludes NURO Online and BGE
Last Name Starting with:
9:00 AM – F-K
10:00 AM – L-Q
11:00 AM- R-Z
12:00 PM- A-E
Friday, April 38:00AMRegistration opens for MBA B3 (FT second years, EP/Flex third years)
Friday, April 3 Registration opens for Continuing Graduate School Masters Program – GSFS Year 1 & GSAS Masters, Year 1
Accelerated Students with alpha split
Excludes NURO Online and BGE
Last Name Starting with:
9:00 AM – F-K
10:00 AM – L-Q
11:00 AM – R-Z
12:00 PM – A-E
Friday, April 3 1:00PM
Registration opens for Graduate School – Biomedical Graduate Education (BGE) Masters & Certificates
Monday, April 68:00AM
Registration opens for MBA B2 (EP/Flex second years)
Monday, April 6 12:00PM (Noon)Registration opens for: Master of Science in Finance – MSFO
Tuesday, April 14Registration opens for Undergraduate Seniors Last Name Starting with:
9:00 AM – F-K
10:00 AM – L-Q
11:00 AM – R-Z
12:00 PM – A-E
Tuesday, April 14 6:00AM EST & 1:00PM QatarRegistration opens for GU-Q Undergraduate Seniors
Wednesday, April 156:00AM EST & 1:00PM Qatar Registration opens for GU-Q Undergraduate Juniors
Wednesday, April 15 Registration opens for rising Undergraduate Juniors
Last Name Starting with:
9:00 AM – F-K
10:00 AM – L-Q
11:00 AM – R-Z
12:00 PM – A-E
Thursday, April 166:00AM EST & 1:00PM QatarRegistration opens for GU-Q Undergraduate Sophomores and Continuing First Years
Thursday, April 16 Registration opens for rising Undergraduate Sophomores
Last Name Starting with:
9:00 AM – F-K
10:00 AM – L-Q
11:00 AM – R-Z
12:00 PM – A-E
Thursday, April 16 12:30PMRegistration opens for First Year Continuing students (For FY students returning from LOA)
Thursday, April 161:00PMRegistration opens for Continuing Post Baccalaureate students
Thursday, April 161:30PMRegistration reopens for Exchange students
Tuesday, June 29:00AMRegistration opens for McCourt Grad Admits
Monday, July 139:00AM
Registration opens for Masters in Management Students
Monday, July 2012:00PM (Noon)Registration opens for Nursing Online Students
Thursday, July 23 9:00AM
Priority PIN Registration (BB and ARC)
Friday, July 249:00AMRegistration opens for Undergraduate Transfer Admits
Friday, July 249:00AM
Priority PIN registration opens for Community Scholars
Monday, July 27Registration opens for all First Year Undergraduate Admits
(except GU-Qatar admits)

Last Name Starting with:
9:00 AM – F-K
10:00 AM – L-Q
11:00 AM – R-Z
12:00 PM – A-E
Tuesday, July 289:00AMRegistration opens for Post-Baccalaureate New Admits
Wednesday, August 26 First Day of Classes
Thursday, August 27GU-Qatar Add/Drop ends 4:59PM EST & 11:59PM in Qatar – Paper add/drop closes at 4:00PM Qatar
Friday, August 28Withdraw Period for full session GU- Qatar courses begins in MyAccess
Thursday, September 3Last Day for waitlist; winner claims seat through Sept. 4
Friday, September 4Registration closes for Full session classes closes at 11:59 pm in MyAccess.

Last day to drop without the grade of “W” for full session classes.

Saturday, September 5Withdraw Period for full session courses begins in MyAccess

Please note: The Registrar’s Office will make every effort to adhere to the above calendar but reserves the right to make changes as needed.

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