Registrar News & Announcements

No More Course Schedule Modification Forms?

If you are unable to enroll in a course because it is full, additional permission is required, or due to a time-conflict, you should contact the instructor directly via email or in person. Once permission has been granted, you will receive an email from SIS prompting you to enroll in the course.

Fall 2016 Add Period Opens for AS&E Students

The deadline to add a course for the fall 2016 semester is September 20 at 11:59 p.m. If you are interested in adding a course to your schedule, simply browse for the class and follow the steps to enroll online.

Degree Sheets for February Candidates due Friday, October 7, 2016

All degree materials (signed major and minor checklists and advisment report) are due to Student Services by 5pm on October 7, 2016.  Please remember the student is responsible for submitting the complete packet of materials, incomplete packets will not be accepted. 

Studio Arts Courses

Studio Art courses taking place on the Medford/Somerville campus will be posted on SIS by Monday, April 4. Studio Art courses at the SMFA will be available on SIS starting June 6. As usual, BA-BFA students will have priority-registration status for Studio Art courses both at the SMFA and on the Tufts campus.


Registration for the fall 2016 semester will take place from April 4 – 15. Please be aware that we no longer accept the paper Course Modification Form to add classes. You should use SIS to add and drop all courses and the deadlines will be strictly enforced. Details regarding exceptions to adding courses online will be available as the fall semester approaches.

Spring 2016 Registration

Registration for the fall 2016 semester will open on Monday, April 4 at 8 a.m. est and close at 5 p.m. on Friday, April 16 at 5 p.m. est. Please review your email or your enrollment dates in SIS to view the specific day and time you will be able to register for classes in SIS. 

Spring 2016 Registration Re-opens

Registration for spring 2016 course will re-open at 8am on Monday, January 4, 2016; registration for ExCollege courses will also begin at 8am on Monday, January 4, 2016.

Registration Ends

Registration for Spring 2016 ends Friday, November 13 at 5 p.m.  Registration will reopen on SIS January 4, 2016 at 8 a.m. ExCollege registration also begins that day. 

Academic Calendar

The 2015-2016 Academic Calendar is available for you to review. Take a look for important September deadlines such as new student registration and the last day to add a class.

Location Changes

Changes have occurred in Dowling Hall over the summer. The Student Services Desk is now located towards the back of Dowling Hall, near room 760.