4. Registration Instructions

Choose the appropriate program below for registration instructions.

*Non-degree students are students who would like to take classes at the University of Mary Washington, but have not applied and/or have not been officially accepted into a program.

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BSN Completion Program

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MBA

  • It is highly recommended that you meet with an adviser before registering for courses. If you need assistance with the registration process or have questions regarding your program requirements, please contact Dr. Kim Kinsley at kkinsley@umw.edu or call 540-654-1453.
  • View Open Classes. The Open Classes link is a BANNER site. *Note: Many students may experience difficulty accessing Banner Self-Service from work because of the firewalls established at their organization. An alternate method would be to try from one’s home pc or one of the computers located on campus in our computer labs.
  • If you have difficulty registering online, please call the Registrar’s Office at 540-286-8031 or 540-286-8008. You may also email Ms. Elizabeth Sanders at esanders@umw.edu.
  • Students will be billed through their official UMW email account for tuition and registration processing fees. Acceptable forms of payment include: check, money order, financial aid award letters, and employer payment forms. Credit card payments must be made online by visiting the Office of Student Accounts. Cash payments cannot be accepted at this campus.

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M.Ed – Master of Education & Licensure/Education Certificates

  • To register for courses, new M.Ed students must set up an appointment with an academic advisor.
  • Students will be billed through their official UMW email account for tuition and registration processing fees. Acceptable forms of payment include: check, money order, financial aid award letters, and employer payment forms. Credit card payments must be made online by visiting the Office of Student Accounts. Cash payments cannot be accepted at this campus.

For more information, a Guide to Registration is available online at the Office of the Registrar’s homepage.

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Non-Degree Registration for Business Related Courses

  • Non-Degree students do not need an advisor’s signature to register for courses .If you need assistance with the registration process or have questions regarding your program requirements,  academic advisers are available for appointments.
  • Download a Registration form for Non-degree Seeking Students. (Non-degree students cannot register online.)
  • View Open Classes. The Open Classes link is a BANNER site. Many students may experience difficulty accessing BANNER and BANNER related links from work because of the firewalls established at their organization. An alternate method would be to try from one’s home pc. Students may use the computers located in the Library at the Stafford campus during the Library’s established hours of operation.
  • Complete the registration form.
  • Submit the registration form to the Office of the Registrar. Registrations may be submitted via fax (540) 286-8005, mailed to University of Mary Washington, Stafford Campus, 121 University Blvd., Fredericksburg, VA 22406, or deposited in the locked drop box at the front reception desk in the South building.
  • At the beginning of every academic year, all Non-degree students are required to complete and submit with their registration an Emergency Contact Record along with the following documents:
  • Non-degree students registering for a graduate level course must provide a copy of an undergraduate transcript indicating completion of a baccalaureate degree.
  • Non-degree students may only complete a total of 6 graduate level credits without officially applying to and being accepted into a graduate degree program.
  • Non-degree students registering for any graduate or undergraduate course with prerequisites must provide a copy of a transcript indicating completion of the required prerequisite course(s).
  • Students will be billed through their official UMW email account for tuition and registration processing fees. Acceptable forms of payment include: check, money order, financial aid award letters, and employer payment forms. Credit card payments must be made online by visiting the Office of Student Accounts. Cash payments cannot be accepted at this campus.

For more information, a Guide to Registration  is available online at the Office of the Registrar’s homepage.

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Non-Degree Registration for Education Related Courses

  • All Non-degree education students shall be placed on a Wait List to request to register for a course they wish to take if space is available. After all returning and newly accepted Education students have completed registration, if space is available, the non-degree students on wait lists will be notified to request a course. Please contact Dr. April Brecht (abrecht@umw.edu) for information regarding wait lists.

For more information, a Guide to Registration is available online at the Office of the Registrar’s homepage.

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