Every student needs to attend registration check-in. Even though you have already pre-registered for your courses, you must still come to campus to complete your registration on Monday, August 26.
Monday, August 26 from 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. in Gamble Campus Center.
You must have your ID to register. If you do not have an ID, you may pick one up on registration day in Student Life, located in the Campus Center. If you will not be returning to campus due to internships or student teaching assignments, please call the Records Office at 217-479-7014 to complete your registration by phone.
If your family, town of residence, or other information for press release purposes has changed in 2013, please contact the Office of Public Relations. In addition, if youíd like to provide a publicity photo or have one taken, contact the Office of Public Relations in Kathryn Hall room 207, by phone at 217-473-7181, or by email.
All classes begin their spring schedule on Tuesday, August 27.
Monday, August 26 at 5 p.m. in Annie Merner Chapel. Plan to attend.
Full-time tuition covers up to 18 hours in the fall term. Students may take an overload if approved by the Registrar without additional charge. There is an additional fee of $320 for directed study courses. In case of withdrawal from a course, you may contact the Business Office as to whether or not a refund applies. Failure to attend a class, particularly prior to withdrawal, may actually increase a studentís financial obligation through loss of financial aid.
The last day to add a course or to register for a directed study, independent study, or career experience is Tuesday, September 3. The last day to drop a course without showing on the studentís transcript is Tuesday, September 10. After this, the last day to withdraw with a W, WP, or WF on the transcript is Friday, November 1.
Pass/Fail Grading Option
The last day to complete a Pass/Fail form is Tuesday, September 10. Forms are available in the Records & Registration Office. Courses in the Core, Breadth Component, B.A. language requirement, and major or minor requirements cannot be taken on a Pass/Fail basis.
The last day to withdraw from a course and the Collge without academic penalty is Friday, November 1. Please note that a withdrawal at this point will not reduce your charges. Petitions to withdraw from a course with W grades after this date will be considered only for extenuating circumstances beyond the studentís control. Failure to withdraw officially from any or all courses will result in an "F" being entered on the permanent record and included in the computation of the GPA.
All vehicles must be registered in the Student Life Office. There is a $50 per semester charge for a parking sticker, which will be billed after registering your vehicle. You must supply your license #, make, year, and model of your vehicle.
An orientation session for commuters will be held from 11 a.m. - 12 noon on Monday, August 26 in the Commuter Lounge on the second floor of the Campus Center. Attendance is highly recommended.
New students can move into their residence hall (information was emailed previously) between 12 noon and 3 p.m. on Saturday, August 24. Check-in will be at the Campus Center. Orientation information will be sent to all new students via the email address they listed on their housing forms.
Returning students can move into their residence hall Sunday, August 25 or Monday, August 26, 12 noon - 5 p.m.
Admissions Health Information
If you have not submitted all required physical forms and immunization records, you will not be cleared to register. You may contact Student Life at 217-479-7123 if you think you may not have submitted all mandatory records.
Policies, procedures, and services can be found in our student handbook The Maggie . For academic information, including catalog and scheduling, browse the Academics section of the MacMurray College website.
All students will be asked to acknowledge that they have read the Drug Free Schools and Communities Higher Education Mandates. Please read this document (located here) prior to registration, as you will be required to sign a confirmation that you have done so.