New Student Registration

New Student Registration began on Nov. 12 for Spring 2019 admits. If you have questions, please call 970.943.7056.

The Academic Resource Center guides you through registering for your first semester classes at Western. Find a checklist built specifically for you below: 

Freshmen or Transfers with less than 24 credits

STEP 1

  • Pay your $200 tuition deposit. You can submit your deposit through your MyWestern account or by check or credit card with the Cashier's Office at 970.943.3003.

STEP 2

  • Complete the Financial Agreement. It will appear on the checklist immediately after logging into your MyWestern.  

STEP 3

  • Complete the New Student Registration Survey.
  • Once you have completed the survey, an academic advisor will register you for classes within 10-15 business days. We will notify you at your Western email address when your class schedule is ready for you. 
  • Once you are registered for classes, an academic program advisor will be assigned to you. 

Tip! Familiarize yourself with your DegreeWorks account and Western's course search tool. Have both of these open while you complete the Registration Survey. 

Transfers with 24 or more credits OR Additional BA Students

STEP 1

  • Your transfer coursework evaluation must be completed before you can complete the Registration Survey. You will need access to your transfer courses in DegreeWorks.​ If your transfer coursework has not been evaluated and is not in DegreeWorks, you will be unable to complete the Registration Survey. 
    • Please contact the Transfer Credit Evaluator at 970.943.2048 in the Office of the Registrar to expedite the processing of your transfer coursework if it is not yet complete.

 STEP 2

  • Pay your $200 tuition deposit. You can submit your deposit through your MyWestern account or by check or credit card with the Cashier's Office at 970.943.3003.

STEP 3

  • Complete the Financial Agreement. It will appear on the checklist immediately after logging into your MyWestern.

STEP 4

  • Complete the New Student Registration Survey.
  • Once you have completed the survey, an academic advisor will register you for classes within 10-15 business days. We will notify you at your Western email address when your class schedule is ready for you. 
  • Once you are registered for classes, an academic program advisor will be assigned to you.

Tip! Familiarize yourself with your DegreeWorks account and Western's course search tool. Have both of these open while you complete the Registration Survey. 

Non-Degree Seeking Students

Non-Degree seeking students enroll in classes without meeting with an advisor. Please visit www.western.edu/nondegree for additional information. If you need assistance with registering for courses, contact the Office of the Registrar at 970.943.7012

Concurrent Enrollment Students

Concurrent Enrollment students are enrolled in classes through Extended Studies. Please contact them directly at 970.943.2885.
Are you coming to Western through National Student Exchange? Contact Kris Gayer at 970.943.7122 for registration information.