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Register early—classes fill quickly!

We encourage you to register as early as possible!

Priority Registration - Current students can take advantage of priority registration, which opens one week earlier than open registration. Registration opens the second week after spring break for summer and fall registration and the first full week in November for spring registration.

Late Registration—Late registration is not permitted for online classes without instructor approval. View schedule changes and the   - Late registration is not permitted for online classes without instructor approval: view schedule changes and course withdrawals procedure for more details.

Register for the Spring, Summer, and Fall Semester

Date Explanation
October 1, 2023 Priority registration permits become available to continuing students planning to register early for Spring 2024.
November 6, 2023 Priority registration for continuing students opens for Spring 2024.
November 13, 2023 Open registration begins for all students for Spring 2024.
January 16, 2024 16-week Spring Semester begins.
February 20, 2024 12-week Spring Semester begins.
March 1, 2024 Priority registration permits become available to continuing students planning to register early for Summer and Fall 2024.
March 11, 2024 2nd 8-week Spring Semester begins.
April 8, 2024 Priority registration for continuing students opens for Summer 2024.
April 15, 2024 Open registration begins for all students for Summer 2024.
April 8, 2024 Priority registration for continuing students opens for Fall 2024.
April 15, 2024 Open registration begins for all students for Fall 2024.
June 3, 2024 Summer Semester begins.
June 10, 2024 Summer Semester II begins.
July 15, 2024 Summer Semester III begins.
August 19, 2024 Fall Semester begins.
September 23, 2024 12-week Fall Semester begins.
October 14, 2024 2nd 8-week Fall Semester begins.

Register For Credit Classes

Registering for courses at ECC is easy—especially if you plan ahead.

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Register For Non-Credit Classes

We offer many popular, high-quality non-credit classes, and you don't have to complete an application for admission or acquire transcripts to take them. Registering is quick and easy—and we’re here to help.

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Contact

Registration

Building B, Room B105
847-214-7393
Fax: 847-214-7484
registration@elgin.edu

Hours
Monday through Thursday: 7:30 am to 7 pm
Friday: Closed