Course Enrollment Information

New Student Orientation Checkpoint 03: Advising & Enrollment

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After completing the required modules in the New Student Orientation Experience 2022 – First Year or Transfer Students D2L course, you will receive information for your advising appointment from your academic advisor and/or program coordinator directly.

Please note that the New Student Orientation office does *not* have your advising appointment information.

After you meet with your Academic Advisor to plan your schedule, you can access your class schedule, also known as the Academic Progress Plan (APP).

To Access Your Class Schedule:

Step 1: complete the login at https://student.msu.edu

Step 2: Select the “Resources” tile from the dashboard options

Step 2: Select the

Step 3: Select “Student Resource” tile from the dashboard options

Step 3: Select “Student Resource” tile from the dashboard options

Step 4: You will be directed to the Office of the Registrar’s website. Once on this website, select
“Confidential Message Center” from the “Other Links” menu on the right side of the screen.

Step 4: You will be directed to the Office of the Registrar’s website. Once on this website, select

To Enroll in Your Courses:

Step 1: Access the Student Information System at student.msu.edu

Step 2: Click on the “Classes” tile from the dashboard options. You will then be able to enroll Fall 2022 classes.

Step 2: Click on the “Classes” tile from the dashboard options. You will then be able to enroll Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 classes.

Before Enrolling in Your Courses – Review the Following Links:

Step 1: Go to the Enrollment Information website.

Step 2: Scroll down to “Class Search, Shopping Cart and Enrollment”:

Step 3: Click the “Help Videos” drop down menu

  • Review the “Class Search and Shopping Cart” Tutorial recording
  • Review the “Enrollment” Tutorial recording

Step 4: Click the “Student Guides” drop down menu

Before Enrolling in Your Courses – Use the “Validation” Feature:

Prior to a your enrollment appointment, it is recommended that classes are added to the Shopping Cart and are “validated” to confirm you are ready to enroll.

The validation will check for prerequisites and alert you to any approvals that are needed, time conflicts and list any holds that would prevent enrollment. Then, when it is time for enrollment, you will be ready to do so with ease.

Before Enrolling in Your Courses – Use the “Validation” Feature:

If you need additional support, please refer to the Student Support website for Technical Support, Logging in and Navigation, and more.