Register for Classses

Registration is completed online using Campus Café. Registration opens March 1st for the May, Summer, and Fall terms and September 1st for the Spring term.  Check out our Frequently Asked Questions page or contact the Dallas International Registrar at 972-708-7536 or registrar@diu.edu for more information about registration.

Steps to Register

After all post-admissions documents have been submitted, you will receive an email with preregistration instructions.  Log in to Campus Café to make your course selections for the upcoming term.  These selections can be changed before courses begin. Be sure to contact your academic advisor for assistance as needed.

Click on the menu icon at the top, left of the screen and then click on “My Info” and “Register for Classes”.  The top of the registration screen is a list of all courses available.  When you click the ADD button on the far left of a class, the course is moved into your Course Basket below for enrollment. No tuition payment is due at registration.

Registration opens March 1st for the May & May Extended, Summer, and Fall terms and September 1st for the Spring term.

*Note: Maximum Course Load is 15 graduate credits or 18 undergraduate credits in a 20-week term.

Students should contact their academic advisor via email, phone, or in person for assistance in selecting courses each term.  The name of your advisor can be found on Campus Café (MY INFO, Contact Information).

*NOTE: Your advisor must approve your schedule before you begin attending classes for each term.

All  tuition and fees are due no later than the day of your first class in a term.

Online course payment arrangements are due no later than one week before the online class begins in a term.

Click to learn more about how to pay.

*Note:  Students who have not made payment arrangements by the end of the third day of classes will not be permitted to continue attending classes

Requests to drop or add a course, after the course begins, must be submitted using a Student Change Permit form.  NOTE:  Course changes are time sensitive.  The following deadlines apply to all course changes:

ADD

  • 16-week session: through class day 5
  • 9-week session: through class day 3
  • 4-week session: through class day 2

CHANGE – (from credit to audit or vice versa)  NOTE: An Audit Permission Form must be submitted and approved by the course instructor in order to audit a course.

  • 16-week session: through class day 10
  • 9-week session: through class day 6
  • 4-week session: through class day 3

DROP –  A Student Change Permit form must be used to drop a class.

  • 16-week session: through class day 10
  • 9-week session: through class day 6
  • 4-week session: through class day 3

WITHDRAW – A Student Change Permit form must be used to withdraw from a class.

  • 16-week session: through class day 20
  • 9-week session: through class day 12
  • 4-week session: through class day 6

No transcript record is kept for classes dropped before these dates.  After, a grade of “W” for withdrawal will be assigned for a dropped class.

REFUNDS – calculated according to the class day that the course drop was approved

  • 16-week session: through business day 5 (100%); day 10 (75%); day 20 (25%); after day 20 (0%)
  • 9-week session: through business day 3 (100%); day 6 (75%); day 12 (25%); after day 12 (0%)
  • 4-week session: through business day 2 (100%); day 4 (75%); day 6 (25%); after day 6 (0%)