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Registration Instructions

​​ Newly admitted students need to complete the Intent to Enroll form. This informs your graduate program director and the Office of Graduate Admission of your intent to enroll for the quarter in which you were admitted.

  • Complete Intent to Enroll form by:
    • Logging in to your Campus Connect account to accept your offer of admission, or
    • Emailing the Office of Graduate Admission at with your name, DePaul student ID number, and the term in which you plan to enter (e.g., Autumn Quarter 2023)
  • Follow the instructions in the email sent to you verifying that the Intent to Enroll form has been received
  • Log on to Campus Connect to register for courses

Steps for Successful Registration

Before your official enrollment date, you may add classes to your Course Cart and use the validate button to check for prerequisites and holds. On your appointed enrollment date, you can choose some or all of the classes in your Course Cart and enroll in them.

To find  out when your Course Cart opens and your enrollment date, navigate to the Enrollment Dates tab under the Manage Classes tile.

You can also view this video tutorial on how to search for and enroll in a class.

Important Tips

  • Check your Holds and To-Dos frequently by signing in to Campus Connect. Please resolve them as soon as possible, as some may affect your ability to register.
  • Our online Learning Center with Campus Connect will help you make full use of new and updated tools for registration.
  • Familiarize yourself with the Academic Calendar, which includes critical academic and financial deadlines.
  • Answers to student questions regarding academics, finances, and personal information can be found on the DePaul Central website, where you can also chat live with a specialist between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.