Course Registration

Spring 2023 Students attending Ithaca College for the first time. 

Beginning, Tuesday, November 29, after 9am ET, you will receive an email to your personal email address provided in IC Connect from registrar@ithaca.edu with information to set up your Netpass password. Netpass will gain you access to critical digital portals that will be needed as an Ithaca College student (including your IC email, course registration, billing and financial aid, housing, and much more). 

First Year Students & Transfer Students: Students will meet with an academic advisor during orientation to register for Spring course work.  Please be sure to check your IC email regularly for academic information. 

Continuing Students, Students Returning from a Leave, Graduate Students:

The Fall 2023 course schedule will be available for view on HomerConnect and DegreeWorks beginning Monday, March 27, by noon.

On Wednesday, March 29, 2023, after 12pm students will be able to view their Registration Status (aka Time Ticket) on HomerConnect. Registration Status lets students know what day and time they can begin to register for classes. To ensure the most accurate time ticket, students should do the following prior to March  22, 2023:

  • confirm all transfer credits have been awarded
  • complete any change of majors/minors/concentrations via IC workflow
  • verify your Block I grades have been recorded (completed Block 1 courses will count as earned credits; grades of NGS or Incomplete will not count)

Registration Dates & Times

Tuesday, April 11   

  • 7:30 am: Special Populations and UG Students with 90+ Earned Credit Hours   

Wednesday, April 12

  • 7:30 am: Graduate Students

Thursday, April 13

  • 7:30 am UG Students with 60 - 89.9 Earned Credit Hours 

Tuesday, April 18  

  • 7:30 am UG Students with 30 - 59.9 Earned Credit Hours 

Thursday, April 20    

  • 7:30 am UG Students with under 30 Earned Credit Hours 

The Registrar's Office will open at 7:30am for the above dates.


  • Registration status/Time Ticket assignment is based on credits earnedin progress spring credits ARE NOT considered for the purposes of Time Ticket assignment.
  • To check your credits earned: on your Student Profile page in HomerConnect, view Overall Hours
  • DegreeWorks includes the classes you are currently taking in credits applied, this is NOT what time ticketing is based on.

Use your HomerConnect Profile page, upper right corner, to find your time ticket: click on Registration Notices. You can also check holds here. Not all holds block registration, please be sure to look at Processes Affected.

Once Fall registration begins, Prerequisite Checking and Course Restrictions WILL include a review of your in-progress Spring & Summer courses.

The IC Workflow overrides system opens with your time ticket (not before). You cannot submit an override until your time ticket opens.

NO option in the override system when a class is full:

The only option for a full class is to go on waitlist (if waitlist seats are available).

You can also speak to your advisor about registering for a different degree requirement if possible.

Please keep in mind, this is only the beginning of registration which continues until the last day of add/drop in fall, Tuesday, August 29, 2023.

Registration Access Code (RAC) for Fall registration only:

Students in H & S, Recreation Leisure Studies, Pre-Health Professions, all Theatre majors, current first year students in the School of Business, and current first year and new transfer students in Health Promotion & Physical Education are required to meet with their advisor to receive their RAC which will be available to advisors March 24, 2023, by noon.

Students in the above populations must have this code in order to register.

Be sure to keep the code in a safe place, you will need it each time you access the system.  

The only way for a student to obtain this code is to make an advising appointment with their advisor.

Registration Questions:

School of Business
Email: bizhelp@ithaca.edu

Park School 
Email: commdeansoffice@ithaca.edu

School of HS & HP
Email: hshpdean@ithaca.edu

School of H&S
Email: hsadvising@ithaca.edu

Music Center
Email: musicassocdean@ithaca.edu

Theatre & Dance Center
Email: theatredanceadean@ithaca.edu

Exploratory Program
Email: exploratory@ithaca.edu