The Office of the Registrar has many roles at the University, each designed to assist students as they pursue a lifetime of learning and accomplishment.

Students registering for classes

The registrar's responsibilities include:

Learn more

Non-degree registration

Student writing on whiteboard

If you enroll in 11 semester hours of coursework or less per semester and are not seeking an academic degree you are considered a non-degree seeking student. You may enroll for courses at either the main campus in Lacey and our extension campuses. (Admitted, degree-seeking students please use Self-Service.)

Main campus (Lacey) »
Extension campuses »

Ready to graduate?

Jumping for graduation joy with Fr. Marion

If you're graduating soon, it's never too early to apply for graduation! The graduation application allows you to indicate the degree you will be receiving, the exact name you desire on your diploma and to order your robes. (A $50 application fee will be assessed to your account each time you apply.)

Learn more about what's required and complete the application »

When are finals?

Students taking final exams

Plan your semester ahead of time! Review the finals schedule for this semester and make sure you've penned those semester-end study sessions into your book.

Review the finals schedule »

Important dates: fall 2015

Aug. 17Add/drop deadline – fall 01
Aug. 21Add/drop deadline – fall STAR
Aug. 24Classes begin – main and 03 sessions
Sept. 04Add/Drop Deadline – Main
Sept. 07Labor Day (no class)
Sept. 18Last day for w grade – fall 01
Oct. 5End of fall 01 session
Oct. 12–13Midterm break
Oct. 19Classes begin – fall 02
Oct. 26Add/drop deadline – fall 02
Oct. 29Undergraduate advising day (no class)*
Nov. 9Priority registration begins (spring 16)
Nov. 13Last day for w grade – main, 03, STAR
Nov. 11Veterans Day/Saint Martin’s Day (no class)
Nov. 26–27Thanksgiving recess (no class)
Nov. 30Last day for w grade – fall 02
Dec. 3End of main campus session
Dec. 4Saint Thomas Aquinas Study Day (no class)**
Dec. 7–10Final exams
Dec. 11Conferral date for fall graduates
Dec. 15End of fall 01 session

*All advisors are required to be on campus to assist students with advising.
**No classes will be held during undergraduate advising days or Saint Thomas Aquinas Study Days – an exception applies to classes and labs that meet only one day each week. For classes that would normally meet on either of these days, please check with the assigned faculty member to verify if class will be held.