Course Registration Overview

Registering for your courses each semester correctly and by the proper deadlines is critical for maintaining your financial aid eligibility and earning your degree or certificate on time. This overview of the process, combined with our online registration instructions, will help you complete online course registration.

Continuing and Returning Students | Courses Not Eligible for Online Registration | Course Schedule

All Continuing and Returning Students

Priority Registration

Summer 2022 priority registration for all continuing Mills students (including students returning from international or domestic study or a leave of absence) begins on April 4, 2022, at 9:00 am and runs through April 8, 2022.

  • Priority Registration is based on a student's class level as determined, for undergraduates, by the number of credits already earned.*
  • Course work that is currently in progress is not included in the determination of class level.
  • Students may register on or after the day scheduled for their class level.
  • Online access to priority registration opens at 9:00 am on the first day. For all other days, online priority registration is accessible from 8:00 am through midnight.
  • See the Academic Calendar for additional information regarding the registration period, including add and drop dates and relevant deadlines.
Class Level Priority Registration Begins
All graduate students Mon, April 4, 2022 at 9:00 am
Continuing seniors (90+ completed credits) Tues, April 5, 2022 at 8:00 am
Continuing juniors (60–89.5 completed credits) Wed, April 6, 2022 at 8:00 am
Continuing sophomores (30–59.5 completed credits) Thurs, April 7, 2022 at 8:00 am
Continuing first-years (fewer than 29.5 completed credits) Fri, April 8, 2022 at 8:00 am

*Under some circumstances, students served by Services for Students with Disabilities may be eligible for earlier priority registration. Contact Services for Students with Disabilities for more information.

Summer 2022 online registration is also available:
April 9–April 13, 2022 to add and drop
April 19–May 19, 2022 to add and drop
May 20–May 25, 2022 to drop only

To prepare for priority registration, learn how to access the online registration system, and for answers to frequently asked questions, visit:

Online Registration Instructions

Open Registration

Open registration for Summer 2022 runs from April 9, 2022–May 25, 2022. See priority registration for specific dates online registration is available for each term.

Courses Not Eligible for Online Registration

Certain types of specialized courses require additional review or approval and therefore students cannot register for them online. These types of courses are:

Learn more about these special courses in the Mills Catalog.

Course Schedule

The Summer 2022 Course Schedule will be available online March 21, 2022. The online schedule is updated nightly.