Early Advising For Spring 2017 Semester Underway At Concord University

For Immediate Release: 
Oct 25 2016

CONTACT:  Sarah Dalton

Concord University

Office of Advancement

PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712

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



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Early Registration for Spring 2017 Semester Begins Oct. 31


ATHENS, W.Va. – Early advising is underway at Concord University for the Spring 2017 semester and will continue through Nov. 4.  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 2017 semester should contact Andrea Tabor at tabora@concord.edu or 304-384-6031 to schedule an advising appointment. Advising for these students is being conducted the week of Nov. 14– Nov. 18 and during the week of Jan. 2 – Jan. 6.

Early registration for the Spring 2017 semester at Concord University begins on Oct. 31 and will continue until Nov. 9. (Please see a more detailed schedule below.) Students will have access to web registration until Jan. 5. Classes begin on Monday, Jan. 9. 

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


            Veterans, Honor Students and Students with Disabilities may register on Oct. 31 and Nov. 1

            Seniors (90 + earned hours) Oct. 31 and Nov. 1

            Juniors (60 + earned hours) Nov. 2 and Nov. 3

            Sophomores (30 + earned hours) Nov. 4 and Nov. 7

            Freshmen (less than 30 earned hours) Nov. 8 and Nov. 9


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 2017 Academic Calendar may be found by going to www.concord.edu, “Academics” and “Academic Calendars & Schedules.”

Payment of fees for the spring semester is due Jan. 9, 2017. The late registration fee begins at 8 a.m. on Jan. 10, 2017. The last day of payment for spring is Friday, Jan. 27, 2017. This information may be found by going to: www.concord.edu and clicking on “Academics,” “Advising,” “Advising Resources” and the “2017 Spring Academic Calendar.”






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.