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Registration Information

  • Summer 1/all 12-week classes begin May 22, 2023
  • Summer 2 classes begin July 3, 2023
  • Fall classes begin August 28, 2023

Registration DirectionsStudents can register at either campus location for classes at either campus (Alpena and Oscoda Campus Locations).

  1. Advisor Web Registration. Your advisor may be participating in Web registration. Upon system entry, obtain the printed registration results from your advisor. Tuition information may be obtained through Self-Service or you may request a Registration Statement in the Registrar's Office (Van Lare Hall, room 108). Students may use Self-Service to view financial aid, financial obligations and make credit card payments on their account. You are responsible for tuition payment. 
  2. Registrar's Office (Van Lare Hall, room 108). If your advisor is not participating in Web registration, please bring your completed registration form to Van Lare Hall, room 108. You are responsible for your tuition payment.
  3. Web Registration. Available for returning students only. Learn how to register online.

ACC offers the WaitList feature for closed/filled sections. If you are interested in a section that is already filled, utilize the WaitList feature through Self-Service registration. Once on a waitlist, you will be notified through your ACC email when a seat becomes available. The offer is available for two days before the offer is closed and extended to the next student on the WaitList. For questions, please contact the Registrar’s Office.

* Advisors and Students may refer to the Course Rotation Schedule for determining when a course is available.

Summer/Fall Registration Information

Registration Period Dates Hours Tuition Due Date
Summer Registration - 1st 6-week/all 12-week sessions March 27 - May 21 Normal business hours May 5
Summer Registration - 2nd 6-week sessions March 27 - July 2 Normal business hours June 30
Fall Early Registration March 27 - August 4 Normal business hours August 4
Fall Open Registration August 5-21 Normal business hours At the time of registration
Central Registration - Advisors Available 22-24 August 22-27 Normal business hours At the time of registration

Central Registration for Fall Semester via Self-Service remains open through midnight, August 27.

Tuition is due at the time of registration

Drop/Add period & Instructor Approval RegistrationStudents may register for classes the first week of the semester only with the authorized signature of approval by the course instructor. Department chairs may authorize and sign first-week semester course enrollments on behalf of their adjunct instructors. During the second week of the semester, no registrations of in-session courses will be allowed, only course level changes (e.g. MTH 113 to MTH 102) and lateral course changes (e.g. ENG 111 to another section of ENG 111) will be allowed with the approval of the course instructor(s).

New Student Orientation

New Students must attend Orientation prior to registering. 
Sign up for orientation   

All new students are required to attend a New Student Orientation session prior to registering for classes. During orientation, students will hear about being a student at ACC, learn about financial aid, and meet with an academic advisor to schedule classes for the coming semester. Students can sign up for the registration session that works best for them (available dates listed below) by visiting discover.alpenacc.edu and selecting the Orientation Registration link located under the Admissions tab and filling out the Registration Form. 

Remote Orientation via WebEx
Tuesday, June 13 - 2:00 p.m.
Thursday, July 13 - 10:00 a.m.

Alpena Campus Orientation
Tuesday, June 13 - 10:00 a.m. & 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday, June 14 - 1:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday, July 12 - 10:00 a.m. & 12:00 p.m.
Thursday, July 13 - 12:00 p.m.

Oscoda Campus Orientation
Wednesday, June 14 - 1:00 p.m.

Online Orientation
ACC is now offering an online orientation that students can complete at their own convenience! Contact the Admissions Office at 989.358.7339 for more information. 

**Fall Refund Period Ends**: Friday, September 8,  2023, at 4:30 p.m. – 100% through this date 0% Refund Thereafter

**PLEASE NOTE: The enrollment and refund period varies for courses that end before the regular 16-week sessions. Please contact the Registrar's Office (989.358.7282) (Van Lare Hall 108) for the enrollment and refund deadlines for such courses.

The class schedule is also available on Self-Service. Registration materials can be picked up in the Registrar’s Office, Room 108, in Van Lare Hall.

PLEASE NOTE: The enrollment and refund period varies for courses that end before the regular 16-week sessions. Please contact the Registrar's Office (108 VLH) for enrollment and refund deadlines for such courses.