Undergraduate Studies | Pre-Registration Planner

Preregistration Planner at AU

Get Ready to Register!

Begin your academic experience at American University with the Pre-Registration Planner.

The first step of your academic journey at American University begins now. 

On this site you will find important resources you need to become familiar with as you prepare for registration. Your first stop should be to explore the information page for the Pre-Registration Planner, a tool designed to introduce first-year students to university requirements, the General Education program, course recommendations based on intended majors, and the process of creating your first AU schedule.

Pre-registration Planner Information

Preregistration Planner

Preparing for your first semester at American University begins with completing the Pre-Registration Planner, an online tool that connects you with an academic advisor and guides your course selection.

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Using the Online
Schedule of Classes

Schedule of Classes

The Schedule of Classes is an important tool you will use while completing your Pre-Registration Planner. View this guide to learn how to use the schedule (PDF).

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Registering for Courses

Student Planning

Once your Academic Advisor has reviewed and approved your Pre-Registration Planner, you will be able to access online registration. Learn more about how to register for courses by watching this Student Planning tutorial or by visiting the Student Planning site.

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