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Registration

Winter 2021 Priority Registration : October 26-28

What: Registration for business courses before regular University registration opens.
Who:  College of Business students who do not have a registration hold.
Where: Online through UM-Dearborn Connect
When: 8:00 am - 11:45 pm each day. October for the winter semester and March for the summer and fall semesters. 
Why: It provides COB students first access to their business courses. Students who take advantage of priority registration are better able to progress through their program and graduate as planned. 

Priority Registration Timetable for Winter 2021
Monday, October 26             BBA Seniors (85+ completed credits)           All three days
Tuesday, October 27            All BBA Students                                          This day and the next
Wednesday, October 28       Prebusiness Students                                  This day only               

Priority Registration Instructions  (click here)

  • Identify your first day of eligibility.
  • Register on-line through UM-Dearborn Connect.
  • You may change your schedule as many times as you wish during the priority registration time frame.
  •  Once the priority registration period is over, you may adjust your business courses and register for non-business courses during the campus-wide registration period. You can find your first day of eligibility on the registration timetable.

Closed Courses

  • If a course is full, you are advised to place yourself on the waitlist so that we are able to track students’ needs. 
  • If space becomes available and the COB registers you for the class, you will be contacted via your UM-Dearborn email.

 

Campus-wide Registration

Information is available through the Office of the Registrar. You can find information, such as:

  • Registration Timetable
  • Procedures and deadlines to add/drop/withdraw
  • Class schedules and descriptions. 
Registration Holds

There are instances when students have a hold on their registration. Any student who has a registration hold must speak with an advisor to have a hold removed prior to registering for an upcoming semester. Students having holds are notified of this by email from the Student Services Office.

Required Advising
Most prebusiness students are required to meet with an academic advisor twice a year in order to review their progression toward BBA admission. 

  • August 1 begins the advising period for winter registration.
  • January 1 begins the advising period for summer and fall registration.

Graduation Plans
BBA students who are approaching senior standing are required to complete a Graduation Plan. This is a term-by-term course plan which identifies the program requirements still needed for completion of the BBA and the best course of action to complete them.

Probation
Students whose cumulative, COB, or concentration GPA has dropped below 2.0 are placed on probation. These students are required to speak with an advisor concerning probationary status and sign a probation contract.

E-mail

All e-mail communication is done through your umich.edu email account.  Students are responsible for the information sent to their umich.edu address, so it is essential to check that account regularly.

Composing Messages
E-mails should be composed in a professional manner. When contacting an advisor, faculty, or any University employee, make sure to include your name and student ID number. Utilize correct form, punctuation, grammar, and spelling.

If you are contacting more than one advisor about the same situation, use the copy (cc) function in the address bar. Do not send the same message to multiple people individually.

Electronic Transcripts
If you have taken courses at another school and are utilizing an electronic transcript service to have them delivered to this office, order them to be sent to umd-cobss@umich.edu.

 

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