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Last updated on Mar 14, 2023

The last day to withdraw from Spring 2023 classes is Friday, March 31, 2023. Information on CCA's withdrawal policy can be found here.

Review this page for information about class registration including registration appointment dates, processes, and resources.

Incoming Students

Incoming Summer and Fall 2023 students do not register themselves for their first semester. Incoming students are registered administratively. For more information on incoming student registration, please view the enrollment checklist.

Key Terms in Workday

Academics Dashboard - a dashboard in Workday that provides information on your academic record, including class standing and any upcoming registration appointments. To access the Academics Dashboard, log in to Workday, select the icon of four squares in the top right of the header or at the bottom of the Quick Tasks section of your home page, and select Academics.

Class Standing - your class year based on the number of completed units prior to the current term. Your class standing does not include units in progress.

Registration Appointment - an assigned appointment in Workday, at which point your registration window opens, and class registration is available to you. Registration appointments are assigned based on your class standing.

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Summer 2023 Registration

Registration for Summer 2023 begins Monday, March 13 (8:00 am Pacific Time) and ends on Friday, April 14 (11:00 pm Pacific Time).

Please reference the deadlines for drops and withdrawals for the course sections in the summer 2023 session.

Fall 2023 Registration

The Fall 2023 registration period begins on Monday, March 27, 2023 at 8:00 am (Pacific Time) and ends on Friday, April 14, 2023 at 11:00 pm (Pacific Time).

The first two weeks are priority registration. Students are assigned a registration appointment based on their current class standing. Once your registration appointment begins, registration will be available to you in Workday. You can continue to access registration until the end of Open Registration (Friday, April 14). Your assigned registration appointment can be viewed in Workday on the Academics Dashboard.

Registration windows open at 8am Pacific Time on the date indicated. Register as soon as your registration window opens to benefit most from your priority registration appointment.


Registration Appointment window opens for:

Monday, 3/27

Graduate Students, Fourth and Fifth Year Students

Thursday, 3/30

Third Year Students

Monday, 4/03

Second Year Students

Thursday, 4/06

First Year Students

Monday, 4/10

Open Registration for All Students

Open Registration ends for all students on Friday, April 14, 2023 at 11:00 pm (Pacific Time).

After Open Registration ends, students can make adjustments to their course schedule during the Fall 2023 Add/Drop Period - Friday, August 18 at 8am (Pacific Time), to Tuesday, September 12 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time).

Registration Appointment FAQs

Where can I find my priority registration appointment?

  • From your Academics Dashboad, view "Upcoming Registration Appointments".

Why is my registration time different from my friends’/classmates’?

  • Appointment times are based on completed units prior to current term. This does not count units in progress.

Where can I view my class standing and my total completed units?

  • From your Academics Dashboard, view Latest Class Standing & Expected Completion Date

How to Prepare for Registration

Take these steps BEFORE your registration appointment to prepare:

Review your holds

From the Academics Dashboard, view My Holds. If you have a Past Due Balance Hold, please contact Student Accounts via email at to resolve your hold in order to register. You will not be able to register for classes if you have a Past Due Balance Hold, even when your registration appointment starts.

Check your Registration Appointment

From the Academics Dashboard, view Upcoming Registration Appointments.

Review the next-semester Course Schedule

From the Academics Dashboard, view the reports listed under CCA Courses.

Review your Academic Plan

From the Academics Dashboard, view Key Steps for Academic Planning + Registration - Step 5. You can also follow the Review Records guide for instructions on how to view and understand your Academic Record, Academic Progress, and Academic Plan.

When planning your course schedule for the next semester, keep in mind that your registration can affect your eligibility for Financial Aid. If you have questions about registration and financial aid, ask us for help!

Get Support!

Undergraduates should review information in the Academic Planning Guide when preparing your schedule for next semester. If you have a question about how a course will count towards your degree progress or academic plan, please contact your Program Advisor via email at, or make an Advising & Planning Appointment.

Graduates, if you have a question about how a course will count towards your degree progress or academic plan, please contact your Program Manager via email. You can find your Program Manager and their information via Workday by searching 'Program Managers', or clicking this link: Program Managers. To find their email, select the Program Manager's name and view their contact information on the right.

How to Register

Use the Register for Courses guide for instructions on how to register.

This guide will walk you through the following registration options:

You can also find guidance on Closed Sections and Cross-Level Registration.

Waitlist policy, process and instructions can be found on our Waitlist Guide.

Need Additional Help? Ask Us!

For any questions you have related to your student record, billing, financial aid, student immigration regulations and visa status, and housing and dining, reach out to student services at or send us a text at: (415) 915-2503.

We are also available for support on the following channels:

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