Nicholls Online 2017 Fall Semester Registration Schedule

Nicholls Online offers courses during 8-week terms that begin in January, March, June, August and October.  Course offerings during the 2017 Fall Semester can be viewed by Term from the Schedule of Classes links below. Nicholls Online students are able to take up to 9 hours per term.

2017 Fall Semester Registration Schedule

On-line registration will be available through Banner Self Service beginning March 29, 2017. Registration will accessible by classification as listed below. As a Nicholls Online student, you will only be able to register for the Nicholls Online Program courses as listed in the Schedule of Classes document above. If you experience difficulty with registration, please contact the Nicholls Online office via e-mail at or by calling 855-642-6652. Office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.

March 29 Graduate Students and other groups
March 30 Seniors
March 31 Juniors
April 3 Sophomores
April 4 Freshmen
April 4-August 23 Registration – open to all classifications
August 23 On-line registration closes at 4:15 p.m. CST, Class Cancellation occurs for non-payment of tuition and fees
August 24 Late Registration – is available through the Nicholls Online office

Registration Hints and Tips

Before logging in to Banner Self Service to Register for classes, visit Nicholls Online Registraton/Schedule of Classes for the term you are registering. Here you will find Semester/Term specific registration information and the Schedule of Classes document for each term. Make note of the specific courses and CRN (computer registration number) before entering Banner Self Service. This will aid you with the registration process as Nicholls Online Program courses will not have class schedule search capability.

2017 Fall Nicholls Online Schedule of Classes

Instructional Legend for Schedule of Classes:

  • WWW…… Strictly online instruction and all tests
  • WWP……..Online instruction, tests can be at Nicholls or at a proctor location. Proctored Exam: Student pays extra fee for online proctoring.

How to Register for classes?

STUDENTS WILL BE INDEBTED TO THE UNIVERSITY IMMEDIATELY UPON REGISTRATION UNLESS STUDENTS “UNREGISTER” PRIOR TO 4:15 P.M. ON THE LAST BUSINESS DAY BEFORE CLASSES BEGIN, FRIDAY, AUGUST 18, 2017. To release him/herself from this indebtedness, a student must “unregister“ prior to the close of Regular Registration for the term. Regular Registration ends 15 minutes prior to the close of business on the last business day before classes begin. Refunds for credit adjustments after this time and date can be located at Tuition and Fees for the Spring Semester.

Please refer to the “Statement of Financial Obligation” page for information regarding the financial responsibility of students upon registration.

Important Registration Dates to Remember

March 29

  • Regular Registration Begins: Banner Self Service and the Nicholls Online office, by classification (see Registration Schedule above).

August 21

  • Term A Classes Begin 
  • Registration continues; registration available via Banner Self Service and through the Nicholls Online office.  Students can drop all classes during the first three days of the semester through Banner Self Service. This will result in a credit adjustment of all tuition/fees for the current term.

August 23

  • Registration ends and web registration closes at 4:15 p.m. CST; Banner Self Service and Nicholls Online office.
  • Students must pay tuition and fees by 4:15 p.m. CST to avoid the Class Cancellation process.  Class Cancellation will occur on student enrollments with an account balance of $300 or more.

Important Dates by Term for Nicholls Online

2017 Fall Semester, Term A

  • Classes Begin:  Monday, August 21, 2017
  • Web Registration/drop/add ends:  Wednesday, August 23, 2017
  • Registration Tuition Deadline: Wednesday, August 23, 2017
  • Class Cancellation on account balances of $300 or more: Wednesday, August 23, 2017
  • Last Day to drop a class in Term A or resign from Term A: Thursday, September 21, 2017
  • Term A Final Exams: Monday/Tuesday, October 9-10, 2017
  • Term A Final Grades Due: Thursday, October 12, 2017

2017 Fall Semester, Term B

  • Classes Begin:  Monday, October 16, 2017
  • Web Registration/drop/add ends: Wednesday, August 23, 2017
  • Late Registration Tuition Deadline: Wednesday, October, 18, 2017
  • Tuition Payment Deadline, Term B Only: Wednesday, October 18, 2017
  • Class Cancellation on account balances of $300 or more (Term B only): Wednesday, October 18, 2017
  • Last Day to drop a class in Term B or resign from Term B: Thursday, November 16, 2017
  • Term B Final Exams: Thursday-Wednesday, December 7-13, 2017
  • Term B Final Grades Due: Thursday, December 14, 2017

Banner Self Service

The University reserves the right to change courses, programs, fees, and the academic calendar, or to make other changes deemed necessary or desirable, giving advance notice of change when possible.