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Registration Information


Please be aware of the following dates and deadlines:





Winter Term 2017

October 23, 2017

Winter term registration begins. Please see your advisor for your PIN Number.

December 11, 2017

Winter term begins.

December 12, 2017    

The last day to add a class for Winer term by 4:00 pm.

December 22, 2017    

The last day to drop for Winter term by 4:00 pm.


Upon completion of your registration, you are OFFICIALLY enrolled in the Winter Semester and are financially liable for all charges incurred. If you choose to drop the course, you must notify one of the following: registrar@catawba.eduThe system will not allow you to drop to zero hours. Please contact the Business Office for refund information.

Login to CatLink to view the WinterTerm schedule or visit the WinterTerm web page for a list of course offerings. 


Spring 2018

Online registration for currently enrolled students for Spring 2018 began October 23rd.

Please note the following:

  • If you are unable to register at your assigned time, you can register any time after your assigned time up to the last day to add a class in the Spring.
  • YOUR ADVISOR WILL HAVE YOUR PIN NUMBER. The Spring 2018 schedule can be viewed from CatLink. Please plan to see your advisor to finalize your course selections.
  • Please check your Hold Codes on CatLink. Contact any office that has placed a hold code on your account to inquire what actions you must take to have it removed. You cannot register if you have Hold Codes on your account.
  • Currently enrolled students who wish to be considered for Financial Assistance for Spring 2018 must register in October as a fulltime student.
  • Before making any changes to your original schedule agreed upon with your advisor, it is your responsibility to contact your advisor to discuss additional changes to your schedule.
  • Wait Listing is available for most classes. Please remember that full-time students need to register for at least 12 hours. Wait listed hours do not count as registered hours. Please review Wait Listing instructions in CatLink under the Academics tab if you have any questions.
  • Please remember that internships, practica, independent studies and overloads must be submitted to the Registrar’s Office BEFORE you will be allowed to register for these classes.
  • If you plan to graduate within the next academic year, please file for graduation as soon as possible. Diploma order forms can be printed from CatLink. It is your responsibility to notify this office of your graduation intentions.
  • Upon completion of your registration, you are OFFICIALLY enrolled in the upcoming semester and are financially liable for all charges incurred. It is your responsibility to notify the Registrar’s Office in writing if you will not be returning. It is also your responsibility to drop all courses you choose not to attend before the published deadline. Failure to comply with deadlines will result in grades of F. 

For specific instructions on how to register, please visit the ACADEMICS TAB in CatLink.