Graduate and Professional Student Registration Schedules
The first 15 working days of preregistration (dates listed below) the system is open Monday – Friday 24 hours a day (excluding holidays).Students can view their assigned registration times for both Galveston and College Station under 'Registration Times' found on the “Registration Readiness” page in Howdy (available via the 'Registration Readiness' icon). Registration notices are posted approximately mid- to late March for Summer/Fall registration cycles and mid-October for Spring registration cycles.
Students registering for Galveston courses will do so in accordance with the Galveston registration schedule. Students registering for College Station courses will do so in accordance with the College Station registration schedule below.
Registration for Graduate Students
Prior to the start of pre-registration, prior to each new registration cycle, students should expect to do the following:
- Check for holds by going to the "Registration Readiness” icon in Howdy
- Contact the offices having placed the registration holds to determine what is needed in order to remove the holds PRIOR to your pre-registration date.
- Complete the Location Update for the semester you expect to register (i.e., Summer 2023, Fall 2023, Spring 2024, etc.)
Registration Tutorial Videos and Guides are available in Howdy to assist students in preparing for registration.
Log into Howdy > visit the My Record Tab > go to the 'Student Tutorials & FAQs' portlet > Click on 'Registration Tutorials' > click on 'Preparing for Registration', 'Class Search & Schedule Planning Help', and 'Registration' to view tutorial videos.