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Graduate and Doctoral Students

Online Registration Instructions
Graduate Registration Access Times

Welcome to USF!

School of Education, College of Arts and Sciences, School of Nursing and Health Professions, and School of Management


New Students

New graduate and doctoral students should consult their school/college for orientation dates for their specific program.

Continuing Students

Approximately three weeks before Continuing Student Registration begins, continuing students receive a registration notice via their USFconnect email. This notice provides pertinent information regarding the registration calendar, payment dates, registration holds, and registration access times.

Registration for Summer 2014 and Fall 2014 begins Monday, November 7, 2014.

Doctoral and Graduate Summer and Fall Schedule:

  • Monday, April 7, 2014 (Begins 8:30 a.m.): College of Arts and Sciences
  • Tuesday, April 8, 2014 (Begins 8:30 a.m.): School of Education
  • Wednesday, April 9, 2014 (Begins 8:30 a.m.): School of Nursing and Health Professions
  • Thursday, April 10, 2014: School of Management (MBA Students by registration access time only)


Some continuing students may have advising holds placed. Those students must see their advisers in order to clear the hold. Even students without holds are still encouraged to meet with their advisers to discuss their registration and their progress towards a degree.

Important Note:
Dates, course offerings, and other contents are subject to change.

Important Dates:

Summer 2014:
April 7, 2014:
Summer Continuing Graduate and Doctoral Student Registration begins (Please refer to Registration Schedule above).
May 1, 2014: Tuition due date for Summer. Methods of Payment.
May 19, 2014: Summer classes begin.
May 26, 2014: Memorial Day holiday (no classes).
July 4, 2014: Independence Day holiday (no classes).
August 8, 2014: Classes/Exams End.

Fall 2014:

April 7, 2014: Fall 2014: Continuing Graduate and Doctoral  Student Registration begins (Please refer to Registration Schedule above).
August 1, 2014: Tuition due date for Fall.  Methods of Payment.
August 19, 2014: Fall classes begin.
August 25, 2014: Last day to add online for Fall.
September 1, 2014:  Labor Day holiday (no classes).
September 5, 2014:  Last Day to Drop with a 100% Refund for Fall. (Note: Refund dates may vary by course.  For more information on a specific course refund date, please visit the Class Schedule.)