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» Steps to Advising and Registration

  1. Pay enrollment deposit (allow 24-48 hours for processing)
    • Submit IB/AP scores and any transcripts, including dual credit courses taken in high school. If any college courses are still in progress and a final grade has not been received, submit an unofficial transcript now and follow up with the official transcript.
  2. Set up your Panther email
  3. Log in to my.chapman.edu to access the Student Center
    • View your registration date and time on the main Student Center page (available June 2019)
    • Check for any holds on the main Student Center page
    • Run your Program Evaluation which lists all your degree requirements
  4. First year students can either attend: an in-person workshop in June/July 2019 OR complete the mandatory Online New Student Tutorial AND survey at the end (available June 2019). Allow up to 24 hours for the advising hold to be removed.
  5. First year students who complete the mandatory Online New Student Tutorial have the option of scheduling a 30 minute follow up phone appointment with an Academic Advisor for additional registration questions
  6. All transfer students are required to complete the mandatory Online New Student Tutorial
  7. Complete Math Placement testing if applicable (available June 2019)
  8. Take the Language Placement test if applicable (available June 2019)
  9. Access recommended first year courses for your specific major
  10. Build your shopping cart in my.chapman.edu and validate your courses
  11. On or after your appointed registration date AND time, register for the courses in your shopping cart.
    • Don't forget to register for a First-Year Foundation Course (FFC 100), if applicable. This course is required for all students and must be completed in the first semester of enrollment. 
    • NOTE: This requirement is waived for students who have completed 24 or more transferable credits from another institution of higher education prior to matriculation and DOES NOT include dual credit courses or test credit.