The information on these pages is intended for admitted Drake students.  Non-admitted/non-degree-seeking/guest students should click here for information.

General Registration Information

  • Adding and Dropping Courses - add/drop procedures in detail
  • Error Messages- a detailed description of each registration error message and how to respond to it
  • Registration Phases - what happens during each phase of registration
  • Wait Lists - instructions how to wait-list yourself to a class, move from a wait-list into a class, and information about wait list automation

Timelines and Important Dates

  • Important Dates- when courses are reserved for certain fields-of-study, start and end dates of wait-list automation - will be published by March for the subsequent summer, fall, and January terms and by October for the subsequent spring semester
  • Spring 2017 Registration Times - determine when you become eligible to register
  • Spring 2017 Reserved Courses- view the set of courses that will be reserved for students with certain fields-of-study (major, minor, concentration, or endorsement) during Phase I of registration - will be published in early March for the subsequent summer and fall semesters and in October for the subsequent spring semester


University News
October 25, 2016
A high-profile lecture by one of the world’s leading journalists on the topic of faith and religion will be preceded by an interfaith event designed to introduce visitors to the diversity of religious and faith communities in central Iowa.