Registration FAQs

When is my registration date and time?

To check your registration date and time, you may log into your student account via "My Canyons".  Once you log in, select the "My Registration Time" link under the Registration menu on the left hand side.

 

Why don't I have a registration date and time?

Registration dates are assigned on the following dates:

Fall                 July 1

Winter/Spring   October 1

Summer           April 1

One that date, we will post your registration dates to your My Canyons account. If you do not have a registration date for the term after that date, please contact the Admissions and Records office.

I missed my registration date and time.  What do I do now?

Our registration system is set up so that you may enter the registration system anytime beginning on or after your assigned registration date and time.  If you missed your date and time, you may simply log into your student account via "My Canyons".

 

I should have an earlier registration date and time.  How are registration dates and times determined?

Registration dates and times are automatically assigned on the date above based on your status with the college.   The system computes how many units have been completed, including the units for which you are currently enrolled your academic standing, and if you are part of a special program at College of the Canyons. Once that information is determined a registration date is assigned to you on the dates listed above. 

 

Why do I have a later date and time if I have more than 100 degee applicable units?

Your registration date and time is based only on how many units you have completed at College of the Canyons; this does not include transfer units.  If you have completed more than 100 degree applicable units, you will be placed back on the lowest continuing registration block. This was estbalished by the state of California in law; SB 1456.

 

What are the enrollment priorities and how is it determined that I fall into a particular catagory?

Our enrollment priority system is established by Board Policy 5055. For a full explaination of how enrollment priorities are determined, please visit our enrollment priorities website at http://www.canyons.edu/Offices/admissions/Pages/registration.aspx.

 

What are "Special Programs" and why can't I register on that day?

Special programs are for those students who are part of one of the following groups: Veterans, Foster Youth, EOPS, DSPS, and CalWorks. If you do not belong to one of these groups, you do not receive the special programs priority registration date and time.

 

I am an Honors student and/or belong to the President's Honors List.  Why don't I have an earlier registration date and time?

Being an Honors student or belonging to the President's Honors List is not included in the determination of registration date and times. 

I am graduating this semester.  Why don't I have an earlier registration date and time?

Students who have petitioned for graduation, completion of a certificate, or have self- identified and have been verified as being enrolled in their last semester prior to transfer. This priority will be given once to the student and must be identified prior to the Early Graduation Petition Deadline found in the student college calendar.