Registration

Registration

Once you have confirmed your intention to attend McGill on Minerva at www.mcgill.ca/minerva, you must register by adding courses to your record during the registration periods listed at www.mcgill.ca/importantdates. You must register on Minerva and can continue to do so throughout the registration period by adding and dropping courses until you have finalized your schedule.

All course descriptions are available at Class Schedule. If you are a new student, you should refer to Course Information and Regulations to familiarize yourself with McGill's course numbering system (Course Numbering), multi-term course rules (Multi-term Courses), and course terminology (Course Terminology).

For fee policies related to registration and withdrawal from courses or withdrawal from the University, please refer to Fees.

Note for the Faculties of Arts and Science (including B.A. & Sc.): For detailed information on registration, you can also refer to:
Note for the Faculty of Engineering:
  • If you are a returning student, it is mandatory that you see a departmental/school academic adviser to review your course selection at the beginning of the Fall and Winter terms.
  • If you are a new student, it is mandatory that you see a departmental/school academic adviser during the advising period. For advising days, times and locations for new students, see www.mcgill.ca/engineering/students/undergraduate/new-students/advising.
Note for the Faculty of Law: The registration period for new Law students for the 2018–2019 academic year begins Tuesday, July 17, 2018 and ends at the end of the course change period (September 18, 2018).

Returning Students – During the month of May, students in upper years are required to register on Minerva indicating their course selections for the next academic year.

Students in the Faculty of Law should consult registration materials available at www.mcgill.ca/law-studies/courses-registration-exams.

Note for Medicine and Dentistry: All M.D.,C.M. and D.M.D. students must complete registration online, as per Registration Periods, by adding the prescribed courses on Minerva in the Fall term. U3 medical students need to have registered prior to July 24.
Programs, Courses and University Regulations—2018-2019 (last updated Aug. 16, 2018) (disclaimer)
Programs, Courses and University Regulations—2018-2019 (last updated Aug. 16, 2018) (disclaimer)