May 21 - July 17

Remember to register early for best selection! The grids below provide priority dates for currently enrolled students, the first open registration date for new and returning students and dates with extended in-person service hours. If you are a currently enrolled student, you will receive notification of your assigned priority registration date via your CPCC email account.

Registration services are available via the INTERNET almost round the clock. In-person assistance is available at all CPCC campuses during normal business hours, Monday-Thursday 8AM-6PM, Fridays, 8AM-4PM and during extended hours as published.

SUMMER and FALL Priority Registration

Student TypeStart Date (Time)
Corporate and Continuing Education (CCE) Students
registering for CCE classes
April 25 (8:00 a.m.)
All Active Military and/or Veterans April 26 (7:30 a.m.)
Curriculum students** currently enrolled for Spring 2014 in degree, diploma, or certificate programs with:
50+ completed credits* April 25 (noon)
30-49 completed credits* April 28 (7:30 a.m.)
10-29 completed credits* April 29 (7:30 a.m.)
0 - 9 completed credits* April 30 (7:30 a.m.)
All other currently enrolled students May 1 (7:30 a.m.)
Recent curriculum students not enrolled in Spring 2014:
Enrolled in Fall 2013  but not Spring 2014
and admitted into a CPCC program:
May 2 (7:30 a.m.)
New students admitted to programs
between 09/01/2013 and 03/01/2014:
May 2 (7:30 a.m.)
Career and College Promise students: May 5 (7:30 a.m.)

*For purposes of priority registration, completed credits do not include ungraded classes, audits, grades of "I" or "F", literacy classes, or non-credit continuing education classes.  To see the number of credit hours you have earned, go online at CPCC Login log in, click on Students and then choose the "Priority Registration - View priority registration information" link. Students on academic probation or suspension cannot register during priority registration.

**These student types do not include Concurrently Enrolled High School Students unless noted.

Open Registration

Summer Registration May 5  -  May 20
Fall PreRegistration May 5 - June 24
Fall Registration July 7- August 17
Summer Hours
May 16 - July 18  (Monday - Thursday) 7:30 am - 6:00 pm


  • FALL Pre-Registration will close on  June 24.
  • Fall registration will resume July 7.



Regular Hours:
Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Visit our Cashiering website for information on tuition, fees, payment deadlines and the refund policy.


  • Add Classes - Classes can be added at any point in the registration cycle from the beginning of the published registration period through the first 2 weekdays of the term or session.
  • Drop Classes - Classes can be dropped through the 10% date of the class and will not appear on the student's record. Classes dropped after the 10% date up through the 35% date will be recorded as withdrawals and will appear on transcripts.
    Refund Policy.


No student will be allowed to change from a credit to an audit designation after:

  • the first 4 weeks of a 16-week term (28 calendar days including the first day of the term)
  • the first 2 weeks of an 8-week term (14 calendar days including the first day of the term)
  • the first week of a 4-week term (7 calendar days including the first day of the term)


Visit our Admissions webpage for more information about being admitted to Central Piedmont Community College.