Registration Dates

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

Summary of Registration Dates Spring 2021

Spring 2022 dates to be posted by September 15, 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
Tuesday, December 158:00 AMMBA- MGSC
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 14GU-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.
Tuesday, February 9Waitlist to start running for summer
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; MBA- MGSC
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
Main campus waitlist stops running for summer (last day of add drop for each summer 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 2021

Fall 2021 Registration Dates
Date Time (EST)Event
Friday, March 26Schedule of Classes published and viewable; students may start to plan their schedule in preparation for registration.
Monday, April 59:00AMRegistration opens for SCS (UG and G)
Monday, April 1210:00AMRegistration opens for Ph.D. Students
Monday, April 12NoonExchange students (including GU-Q exchange students in DC) in MyAccess. From 12:00 pm (EST Noon) to 11:59 pm (EST) April 13.
Monday, April 126:00 AM (EST) & 1:00 PM in QatarRegistration opens for GU-Q Undergraduate Seniors
Tuesday, April 136:00 AM (EST) & 1:00 PM in QatarRegistration opens for GU-Q Undergraduate Junior
Tuesday, April 13Waitlist will run weekdays after 3pm (excluding holidays) as seats become available beginning April 13 through August 31, 2021. Last day to claim seat on September 1. Students awarded seats will have 24 hours to claim them. The Waitlist will be purged on September 1 after 3 pm.
Tuesday, April 138:30AMRegistration opens for McCourt Students (continuing students) PPOL, MPM-EMPM, IDPP, DSPP
Tuesday, April 139:00AMRegistration opens for Graduate School Masters Program (GSAS Masters, Third Year) – Excludes NURO Online, PPOL, and BGE
Wednesday, April 146:00 AM (EST) & 1:00 PM in QatarRegistration opens for GU-Q Undergraduate Sophomores/ Continuing First Years
Wednesday, April 14Registration opens for Graduate School Masters Program (GSFS Year 2/3 & GSAS Masters, Second Year) – Excludes NURO Online, PPOL and BGE

Last Name Starting with:
9:00 AM R – Z
9:30 AM A – E
10:00 AM F – K
10:30 AM L – Q
Thursday, April 15Registration opens for Continuing Graduate School Masters Program (GSFS Year 1 & GSAS Masters, First Year) {Accelerated Students (admitted 2021 and FY Master Accelerated in second semester) with alpha split} – Excludes NURO Online, PPOL and BGE.
Last Name Starting with:
9:00 AM R – Z
9:30 AM A – E
10:00 AM F – K
10:30 AM L – Q

Note: accelerated students who accept late their admittance after 3/29 will register with their senior class time slot.
Thursday, April 1511:30AMRegistration opens for continuing Graduate School – Biomedical Graduate Education (BGE) Masters & Certificates
Thursday, April 1512:00PMRegistration opens for: Master of Science in Finance – MSFO and MSBA
(Cont. and admitted populations)
Friday, April 168:00AMRegistration opens for MBA B3 (FT second years, EP/Flex third years); MBA- MGSC
Friday, April 161:00PMMS-NURS (CNL), MS-HESY
Monday, April 198:00AMRegistration opens for MBA B2 (EP/Flex second years)
Monday, April 19Registration opens for Undergraduate Seniors
Last Name Starting with:
11:00 AM R – Z
12:00 PM A – E
1:00 PM F – K
2:00 PM L – Q
Tuesday, April 20Registration opens for rising Undergraduate Juniors
Last Name Starting with:
11:00 AM R – Z
12:00 PM A – E
1:00 PM F – K
2:00 PM L – Q
Wednesday, April 21Registration opens for rising Undergraduate Sophomores
Last Name Starting with:
11:00 AM R – Z
12:00 PM A – E
1:00 PM F – K
2:00 PM L – Q
Wednesday, April 212:30 PM – First Year continuing (administrative time slot)
3 PM -Cont Post Bacc
3: 30 PM – Exchange, 2nd window
Friday, May 7Last Day of Classes
May 10-11Study Days
Friday, May 2112:00AMPass/Fail workflow Opens
Monday, June 7GSFS admits and GSAS Masters admits, Includes new BGE admits; Excludes PPOL
Last Name Starting with:
9:00 AM R – Z
9:30 AM A – E
10:00 AM F – K
10:30 AM L – Q
Tuesday, June 89:00AMRegistration opens for McCourt new grad admits PPOL, EMPM, IDPP, DSPP
Friday, July 99:00 AMRegistration opens for Masters in Managements (Admits)
Monday, July 1912:00PMFall Registration opens for Nursing Online Students (NURO/DNO) (cont. and admit)
Friday, July 239:00AM
Registration opens for Undergraduate Transfer Admits (No alpha splits)
Tuesday, July 2710:00AMRegistration opens for Post-Bacc New Admits
Thursday, July 29NoonPin Registration opens for Community Scholars
Friday, July 30Registration opens for First Year Admitted Undergraduates
Last Name Starting with:
11:00 AM R – Z
12:00 PM A – E
1:00 PM F – K
2:00 PM L – Q
Tuesday, August 24Final WL for GU-Qatar. Students have until 3:59pm EST/10:59pm Qatar on Tuesday August 24 to accept waitlist seat offer.
Wednesday, August 25First day of classes; Online Add Form opens at 9:00 AM
Friday, August 27GU-Qatar Add/Drop ends 4:59 PM EST & 11:59 PM in Qatar . Paper add/drop closes at 4:00pm Qatar
Saturday, August 28Withdraw Period for full session GU-Qatar courses begins in MyAccess
Tuesday, August 31Last day for waitlist; winner claims seat through Sept. 1
Wednesday, September 1Waitlist will be purged after 3 pm.
Friday, September 3Online Add Form closes at 5:00 pm
Registration closes for full session classes at 11:59 pm in MyAccess. Last day to drop without the grade of “W”
for full session classes. Pass/ Fail Workflow closes
Saturday, September 4Withdraw Period for full session courses begins in MyAccess

Notes: 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 weekdays after 3pm (excluding holidays) as seats become available beginning April 6 through August 31, 2021. Last day to claim seat on September 1. Students awarded seats will have 24 hours to claim them. The Waitlist will be purged on September 1 after 3 pm.

Accelerated students who accept late their admittance after 3/29 will register with their senior class time slot. Graduate Coordinators will send a list of their accelerated students to the registrar by 3/29

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