You will register for classes on the my.ucmerced.edu student portal at a randomly assigned time between June 24 and 28. You will register for classes BEFORE attending New Student Orientation.


Between June 20 and 21, your advisor will email you with course recommendations based on your intended major, provide how-to resources for navigating the online system, and alert you to other requirements to ensure you are prepared for registration.


You can check your registration appointment time at MyRegistrationTime on the portal. Registration will remain open for schedule changes 24 hours a day and 7 days a week after your priority registration appointment time.

Important Fall Registration Dates


June 20-21: Your academic advisor will email you recommended courses based on your intended major and placement exam scores.


June 24-28: Online class registration for incoming first year and transfer students

Need help?


Check out our step-by-step guide with screenshots, videos, resources and contact information for help registering for classes.

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