Step 8: Register for Classes

Registration opens on:

April 19 for all transfer students, Early Decision I, and Early Decision II non-nursing majors
June 20 for all Early Action, Regular Decision students, and all first-year nursing majors

Before Registration

Registration

  • Search for classes
    When it's time to register for classes, refer back to the Webtrack tutorial to see how to add classes to your schedule. You should register for at least 12–16 credit hours (register for 16 credit hours to stay on track for graduation).
  • Call us at (415) 422-4932 Monday–Friday, 9 a.m – 5 p.m. Pacific Time for registration help. The phone number is active all summer, but we'll have increased phone support from June 21–23. 

After Registration

  • Attend orientation for more help
    During orientation, you will have the opportunity to meet with a faculty adviser during the "Orientation to Your Major" session. Your adviser will be happy to review your class schedule and to answer any questions. Don't forget to register for orientation
  • Buy/rent textbooks
    After you've registered for classes in myUSF, you can view your book list by clicking on Registration and then "Buy Textbooks Online," which will show you which books are required for each of your courses. You can rent or buy your books online through the USF Bookstore.

Dates & Deadlines

April 1:  Webtrack, Directed Self Placement (DSP), and placement exams are updated and available. View all Webtrack videos and complete Webtrack quiz by registration. Complete DSP and any required placement exams by the deadlines below.
April 19 at 10 a.m. PT:  Registration opens for transfer students and early decision first-year students (non-nursing majors only) who have submitted an enrollment deposit.
June 1:  Deadline to complete placement exams for any European languages.
June 12:  Deadline to complete DSP and any placement exams required for your major. (Note: the deadline to complete placement exams for any European languages is June 2.)
June 20 at assigned times:  Registration opens for first-year students. You will be assigned a time to register (look for an email in mid-June with your registration time). For registration help call (415) 422-4932. This phone number is active all summer, but we'll have increased phone support during this time.
June 28:  Registration deadline. Register for 3–4 classes (12–16 units) so that your first bill in July will have updated information. A typical USF student takes 16 units per semester. 
August 20:  First day of classes.

 

Questions?
If you’re in the College of Arts & Sciences:
Call (415) 422-4932 (weekdays from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time), or email Tonya Miller at miller@usfca.edu

If you’re in the School of Management: 
First-Year Students: Contact (415) 422-2369 (weekdays 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time), or  somundergrad@usfca.edu
Transfer Students: Contact Ben Bottorff at (415) 422-2369 (weekdays 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time), or bbbottorff@usfca.edu

If you’re in the School of Nursing and Health Professions (including Public Health):
First-Year Students: Contact Alessandra Khodaverdi at (415) 422-2693 (weekdays 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time), or amkhodaverdi@usfca.edu
Transfer Students: Contact Stacey Kohut at sekohut1@usfca.edu (preferred), or (415) 422-2679 (weekdays 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time)

For log-in or technical difficulties:
Contact (415) 422-6668, or helpdesk@usfca.edu