Early Advising For Spring 2016 Semester Underway At Concord University

For Immediate Release: 
Oct 29 2015

CONTACT:  Sarah Dalton

Concord University

Office of Advancement

PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712

(304) 384-6312, news@concord.edu





Early Registration for Spring 2016 Semester Begins Nov. 2


ATHENS, W.Va. – Early advising is underway at Concord University for the Spring 2016 semester and will continue through Nov. 6. Advisees (returning students) need to check with their academic advisers regarding a mutually agreed upon time for advising. Advisers will provide advisees with a 6 digit advising PIN for web registration.

Transfer students, re-admitted students, first-time freshmen, and non-degree seeking students who have been admitted for the Spring 2016 semester should contact Andrea Tabor at tabora@concord.edu or 304-384-6031 to schedule an advising appointment.

Early registration for the Spring 2016 semester at Concord University begins on Nov. 2 and will continue until Nov. 11. (Please see a more detailed schedule below.)  Students will have access to web registration until Friday, Jan. 8. Classes begin on Monday, Jan. 11.

Returning students can register for courses on the internet under their MyCU account beginning on the following dates:

            Veterans, Honor Students and Disabled Students may register on Monday, Nov. 2.  

            Seniors (90 + earned hours) Monday, Nov. 2

            Juniors (60-89 earned hours) Wednesday, Nov. 4

            Sophomores (30-59 earned hours) Friday, Nov. 6

            Freshmen (less than 30 earned hours) Tuesday, Nov. 10.

Classes are available on the Athens campus and in Beckley at the Erma Byrd Higher Education Center. On-line courses are also offered. Both undergraduate and graduate courses are available.

New students interested in applying may call 1-888-384-5249 or visit www.concord.edu and click on Admissions to learn about applying to Concord University.

Education graduate students interested in registering for spring classes may contact Dr. Kathy Liptak at liptakka@concord.edu or 304-384-5155; Social Work graduate students may contact Vanessa Howell at vhowell@concord.edu or 304-384-6260; and, Health Promotion graduate students may contact Erin Conner at econner@concord.edu or 304-384-5130. Regents Bachelor of Arts (RBA) students may contact Teresa Frey at teresafrey@concord.edu or 304-384-5226.

Information on courses offered during Concord’s spring semester is located at https://apps.concord.edu/schedules/seatstaken.php (Select the desired term from the drop down menu.)

The Spring 2016 Academic Calendar may be found by going to www.concord.edu and clicking on “Academics” and “Spring 2016 Academic Calendar” under Resources.

Payment of fees for the spring semester is due Jan. 11. The late registration fee for the spring semester begins Jan 12.

A detailed description for course selection and registration for the Spring 2016 semester, including information regarding payment of fees, may be found at: http://www.concord.edu/userfiles/files/Academics/registrar/Directions_Spring_16_course_selection_Instructions.pdf


Persons with disabilities should contact Nancy Ellison, 1-304-384-6086 or 1-800-344-6679 extension 6086

if special assistance is required for access to an event scheduled by the University on campus.