Office of the Registrar



The Office of the Registrar is responsible for:

  • academic records data entry, maintenance, accuracy, integrity, privacy, security, imaging, and FERPA compliance
  • administration of academic policies as prescribed per the University curriculum committee
  • coordinating, conducting, and evaluating student class registration – enrollment, drop/add, withdrawal, and waitlist maintenance
  • publication of the schedule of classes, classroom scheduling, and final exam scheduling
  • class grading
  • academic transcript maintenance and distribution
  • course catalog administration and maintenance
  • programs of study data maintenance
  • degree audit coding and maintenance
  • honors, degree conferral, diploma production, and commencement ceremony assistance
  • tuition and fees assessment and adjustment
  • academic calendar creation
  • certification of enrollment, degrees, and credentials
  • upload of enrollment and degree data to the National Student Clearinghouse
  • certification of NAIA and ACHA athletic eligibility
  • assistance with Veteran’s Administration student educational benefits
  • publication of undergraduate and graduate University catalogs
  • assistance with student information system maintenance, upgrades, improvement, and testing

Hours of Operation

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday (excluding holidays)

During the Fall 2021 semester we’ll be conducting university business virtually.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

The Office of the Registrar is currently conducting our normal operations remotely.  Even though our office remains closed for in-person visits, our staff members are available to assist you via email and telephone.  Details for these options are listed below.

For the latest update, please visit UM-Dearborn COVID-19 Response

Student general email:

  • Available 24/7
  • Checked multiple times a day Monday-Friday – Please allow up to 48 hours for a response.
  • Additional time may be required for weekends, holidays, and days of school closure.        
  • Please use your umich email account and provide your full name, UMID, semester and course information, if applicable.

Faculty/Staff general email:

Telephone: 313-583-6500

Telephone service is available Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Important Dates

Students should familiarize themselves with the Registration deadline dates and the Academic Calendar.

One Stop Student Services Virtual Front Desk

Virtual Front Desk is available  Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Office of the Registrar

1169 -
University Center (UC)
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