Registration Dates and Times

for New, Current and Former Students

Registration Key Dates and Deadlines

Date
Deadline

Saturday, Oct. 17

Online Registration ends for Fall "C" classes starting the week of October 19.

Wednesday, Dec. 16

Online Registration ends for Winter Session classes that start on December 18.

College offices (including Bookstore) are closed 12/24/15 - 12/27/15.

 

October 19 – starting courses 

Many course-sections are scheduled to begin in mid-October.  You may view a list of these courses in our Credit Course Look-up (click on 'More Search Options" to filter your search).

Self Service online registration for these sessions resumes on Tuesday, Sept. 2.  Prior to Sept. 2, registration assistance for these sessions may be accessed in person via the Office of Registrar, Linksz Pavilion, Newtown Campus Monday – Friday 8:30-4:30 , or connect via 215-968-8100 or registrar@bucks.edu.  Evening assistance is available at the Student Services Center, Rollins first floor, Monday – Thursday 4:30-8 p.m. 215-968-8189 or advising@bucks.edu.

Winter Session Courses - Courses that Start December 18

Winter Session Courses are not considered part of Fall semester for Financial Aid purposes.  View course offerings.

View registration details.

What do I need in order to register? 

  • All degree-seeking students (both part-time and full-time) must have advisor approval to register for fall courses.  
  • New students intending to register for September- and October-starting classes, go to bucks.edu/signup to sign up for your Orientation, Advising and Registration session.  Students who have a prior college degree or have completed at least 20 credits at another college or university may set up an appointment for an advising and regsitration session with an Educational Planning Advisor, in lieu of the New Student Orientation.  Please call 215-968-8031 to set up your appointment or for any other questions regarding enrolling now.
  • You must pay your bill within 72 hours of registering for Fall 2015 courses.  View payment options.

Fall Term Dates

TermDates
August-starting courses: Full-Term:  August 26 to December 16, 2015
Fall "A":  August 26 to October 17, 2015
September-starting courses Fall "B":  September 14 to December 12, 2015
October-starting courses Fall "C":  October 19 to December 12, 2015

Tuition Payment and Refund Information

Fall 2015 Payment due-date: July 30, 2015Payment is due at time of registration on and after July 30.
Late Registration will not be accepted.

Please be aware that you may not 'swap' full-term course-sections for September or October starting sections once the schedule adjustment (drop/add) period for full-term sections ends on September 1, 2015.  Each set of sections has its own refund period which depends on start and end dates.

  • Full-Term and Fall "A" sections: 100% refund ends 8/25.  •Fall "B" September-starting sections: 100% refund ends 9/13.

  • Fall "C" October-starting sections: 100% refund ends 10/18   •Refund details: www.bucks.edu/studentaccounts.

Advising

NO student may register without advisor approval. 

Academic Advising is required for all students (both part-time and full-time).   Check with an advisor before you register to ensure you are taking the correct courses for your educational goals.  

Connect with Advising staff via 215-968-8189 or advising@bucks.edu

Let us help you make the most of your semester!

New students must make an advising appointment as part of orientation

Schedule Adjustment (Add/Drop)

Students enrolled in full-term Fall 2015 courses may drop or add courses during the schedule adjustment period, August 26 - September 1.
At the events below, advising is available. Payment is due at registration. Payment plans are available.

Locations:  Newtown: Linksz Pavilion 1st Flr.  (Admissions Office)

                   Lower and Upper Bucks Campuses: Front Reception Desk

Date

15/FA Full-Semester Courses

Schedule Adjustment Times

Location
Tuesday, Aug. 25 Last day for 100% refund. Online ONLY
Wednesday, Aug. 26 9:00 am to 2:00 pm and 5:00 to 7:00 pm
Classes begin. 50% refund begins
Newtown, Upper & Lower Campuses
Thursday, Aug. 27 9:00 am to 2:00 pm and 5:00 to 7:00 pm Newtown, Upper & Lower Campuses
Friday, Aug. 28 9:00 am to 2:00 pm only Newtown, Upper & Lower Campuses
Monday, Aug. 31

9:00 am to 2:00 pm and 5:00 to 7:00 pm

Newtown, Upper & Lower Campuses
Tuesday, Sept. 1

9:00 am to 2:00 pm and 5:00 to 7:00 pm
Final day of drop/add and Wait-listing.

Newtown, Upper & Lower Campuses
Sept. 2 - Sept. 5 Drop only, 50% refund All Campuses and Online
Sept. 6 - Sept. 16 Drop only, 25% refund All Campuses and Online
Sept. 17 - Nov. 3 Withdrawal period, no refunds All Campuses

Fall "A" August Course Registration and Refund Periods

Course dates:  August 26, 2015 to October 17, 2015  Term: 15/FA
Payment due:  At time of registration (within 3 days of online registration)
Drop/Add for those enrolled by 8/25/15:  August 26 - September 1, 2015. (online and in Admissions)
Refund periods
:  100% refund ends 8/25/15.  Full refund table at www.bucks.edu/studentaccounts.

Fall "B" September Course Registration and Refund Periods

Course dates:  September 14, 2015 to December 12, 2015  Term: 15/FA
Payment due:  by 07/30/15 or at time of registration thereafter (within 3 days of online registration)
New student events will be made available between September 2 and 11.  Dates and times are TBA.
Walk-in Advising/Registration Date:  Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015 4:00pm-7:00pm, Location: Admissions
In Person registration (w/payment after 7/30/15):  April 6 – September 11.  Online ends September 12.
Drop/Add for those enrolled by 9/12/15:  Sept. 13 – Sept. 18 (online and in Admissions)
Refund periods
:  100% refund ends 9/13/15.  Full refund table at www.bucks.edu/studentaccounts.

Fall "C" October Course Registration and Refund Periods

Course dates:  October 19, 2015 to December 12, 2015  Term: 15/FA
Payment due:  by 07/30/15 or at time of registration thereafter (within 3 days of online registration)
In Person registration (w/payment after 7/30/15):  April 6 – October 16.  Online ends October 17.
Drop/Add for those enrolled by 10/17/15:  October 18 – 21 (online and in Admissions)
Refund periods
:  100% refund ends 10/18/15. Full refund table at www.bucks.edu/studentaccounts.