Class Registration Guide

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Below, please find step-by-step instructions for registering for classes from the School of Continuing and Professional Studies at the University of Virginia. 


Step one:

First, log into SIS. If you are on a laptop or computer, click the menu icon at the top left to see the menu options:

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Step two:

Choose "Find Classes" from the menu and then "Search Classes by Semester." (Please note that SCPS certificate and non-degree students should not use the shopping cart or schedule builder feature in SIS, as it may cause errors and prevent you from completing your registration.)

At the top, make sure the Term is set to the correct upcoming term.

Make sure the subject is your appropriate subject area.

•    Course number beginning with IS for Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies degree classes
•    Course number beginning with PSHM for Bachelor of Professional Studies in Health Sciences Management degree classes
•    Course number beginning with PSPS for Master of Public Safety degree classes
•    Course number beginning with ACCT for Accounting certificate classes
•    Course number beginning with SEC for Cybersecurity Analysis certificate classes
•    Course number beginning with HR for Leadership in Human Resources Management certificate classes


Step three:

Click "Search."

Click on the courses that you want and select "Enroll" on the bottom right.


Additional information:

  • Tuition can take up to 24 hours to calculate on your student account. After 24 hours, return to your student account in SIS and check under your financials tab to see tuition due. Please contact [email protected] if you do not see charges after 24 hours.
  • Students are not automatically dropped from class offerings due to non-payment of tuition and fees. Appropriate drop/withdrawal procedures must be followed should you wish to drop a class.
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