(Registration dates apply only to courses that run from Jan. 08–April 27. For registration dates for specific courses, please find the course in the Classes Offered section and click the calendar icon next to the course.)
Spring Semester 2018
|Oct. 23-Jan. 5
|Registration for continuing students
|Nov. 16-Jan. 5
|Registration for returning students and continuing students
|Registration for spring semester continues
|Last day to register and settle without late fee
|Spring semester classes begin for Session 001
|Late registration and change of program for Session 001
|Martin Luther King Day, university holiday
|Deadline for purchasing or showing proof of health insurance
|Last day to register and add classes for Session 001
|Last day to drop a class without a mark of “W,” except for Monday-only classes, and receive a refund for Session 001
|Last day to change enrollment option to Pass/No Pass or Audit for Session 001
|Last day to purchase or waive tuition refund insurance
|Last day to drop a Monday-only class without a mark of “W” and receive a refund or change to Pass/No Pass or Audit for Session 001
|Presidents’ Day, university holiday
|Last day to drop a course without a mark of “W” on the transcript
*Please drop any course by the end of week three (or the week three equivalent for short sessions) to avoid tuition charges.
|Last day to change a Pass/No Pass course to letter grade
|Thesis/Dissertation Manuscript submission deadline
|Last day to drop a class with a mark of “W” for Session 001
|Spring semester classes end
|April 28-May 1
|Spring semester ends
Registration Dates for Spring 2018
Currently Enrolled Students
|Wednesday, Oct. 4
|Registration appointment times and permit to register information will be available for review online on at my.usc.edu. Students may register through Web Registration at my.usc.edu.
|Monday, Oct. 16
|Students may obtain D class assignments and department advisement.
|Oct. 23, 2017-Jan. 5, 2018
|Registration for continuing students by Web Registration.
|Thursday, Nov. 16
|Returning (absent one or more semesters) students may obtain a registration appointment time and permit to register information by contacting the Registrar One Stop Center.
|Nov. 16, 2017-Jan. 5, 2018
|Registration for returning (absent two or more semesters) students by Web Registration.
Newly Admitted Students
Newly admitted students register during Orientation. New students should contact the Orientation Office to register for an Orientation session.
Limited Status Students
Limited status students may request spring 2018 enrollment starting Nov. 16 by contacting the Registrar One Stop Center or visiting John Hubbard Hall Lobby.