Enrollment & Registration Information2021-02-23T19:12:17+00:00

Enrollment & Registration Information

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Fall Semester 2021 Registration Information

Key Dates:

March 15-19: Advising
March 22-26: Registration

Fall Semester Enrollment Information

Key Dates:

  • NOW: FAFSA and financial aid documents due
  • March 15: Confirmation deposit due
  • March 15–March 19: Advising Week
  • March 22–March 29: Register for classes
  • April 9: Housing application due

REGISTRATION WEEK is Monday, March 22 through Friday, March 26.

  • Use your planning tool in Panther Portal to self-register for approved sections!
  • REMEMBER, registration status is based on the number of hours you have already earned:
    • Seniors (88 credits or more earned) register Monday, March 22.
    • Juniors (56 – 87 credits earned) register Tuesday, March 23.
    • Sophomores (24 – 55 credits earned) register Wednesday, March 24.
    • Freshmen (23 credits or fewer earned) register Thursday, March 25.
    • Open registration is Friday, March 26.

REGISTER FOR YOUR SPRING CLASSES

ADVISING WEEK is Monday, November 2 through Friday, November 6.

  • Be sure you have PLANNED and APPROVED SECTIONS (not just courses) so that you will be able to easily select the REGISTER NOW button.
  • Also, you must have ADVISOR APPROVAL on each section, which is indicated with a “green thumbs up” on your Portal planning page!

REGISTRATION WEEK is Monday, November 9 through Thursday, November 12.

  • Use your planning tool in Panther Portal to self-register for approved sections!
  • REMEMBER, registration status is based on the number of hours you have already earned:
    • Seniors (88 credits or more earned) register Monday, November 9.
    • Juniors (56 – 87 credits earned) register Tuesday, November 10.
    • Sophomores (24 – 55 credits earned) register Wednesday, November 11.
    • Freshmen (23 credits or fewer earned) register Thursday, November 12.

Contact Us

E-mail: roffice@ferrum.edu.

SPRING CLASSES BEGIN WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 15!

  • Online check-in opens January 1 and is required for new and returning students via Panther Portal (https://portal.ferrum.edu/) by 5 PM, Monday, January 13 to avoid a late check-in fee of $125.
  • Pay close attention to any items that prevent your successful check-in and follow the instructions given.
  • Residential students may move into assigned residence halls beginning at 12 PM on Tuesday, January 14.
  • Academic advisors will be available on Tuesday, January 14 for schedule changes. Find advisor office hours online at the address below.
  • Classes begin on Wednesday, January 15.

REGISTER FOR YOUR FALL CLASSES

ADVISING WEEK is Monday, March 23 through Friday, March 27.

  • See your advisor to approve your chosen fall course sections and together evaluate progress toward your degree.

REGISTRATION WEEK is Monday, March 30 through Friday, April 3

  • Use your planning tool in Panther Portal to self-register for approved sections!
  • REMEMBER, registration status is based on the number of hours you have already earned:
    • Seniors (88 credits or more earned) register Monday, March 30.
    • Juniors (56 – 87 credits earned) register Tuesday, March 31.
    • Sophomores (24 – 55 credits earned) register Wednesday, April 1.
    • Freshmen (23 credits or fewer earned) register Thursday, April 2.
    • Open registration is Friday, April 3.