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You will need a HawkID and password to log into MyUI and register for courses. If you already have a HawkID or have had one previously, you can reset your password on the HawkID website. If you are new to the University, you will be asked to select a HawkID and password after you submit an application for admission.

Important Registration Dates

Registration dates

   Courses listed on MyUI  Early Registration  Courses begin
FALL 2018   February 5, 2018    April 9-20, 2018 August 20, 2018
WINTER 2018   August 13, 2018   November 5-16, 2018  December 26, 2018
SPRING 2019   October 8, 2018   November 5-16, 2018 January 14, 2019
SUMMER 2019  October 8, 2018   March 4, 2019 Date varies, subsessions- 
May 14, June 10 and 24, 2019
FALL 2019  February 4, 2019   April 8, 2019  August 26, 2019


Current Students

If you are currently enrolled in courses at the University of Iowa or have been enrolled in the last 12 months you can log into MyUI with your HawkID and password and register for your course. If you are unable to register, please call 319-335-2852 or email doe-reg@uiowa.edu for assistance.


New & Returning Students

  • Interested in just taking a class?  If you have never taken a course at the University of Iowa you will need to complete a short application to register for courses.  Follow the APPLY link for instruction on being admitted as a non-degree student.
  • If you are interested in applying to a degree program follow the APPLY link to find the appropriate application to complete, or consult the department if you have questions.
  • If you have taken courses at the University of Iowa in the past, but more than 12 months have passed since your last enrollment, follow the APPLY link for instructions on applying for re-entry to the University.


Registration Changes

If you need to make changes to your registration, such as adding or dropping courses, changing sections or hours, or withdrawing from the semester, please visit our page on Registration Changes. If you need assistance with registration changes please call 319-335-2852 or email doe-reg@uiowa.edu for assistance.


Academic Deadlines

Academic deadlines are published on the Registrar’s website, here. To find out the specific deadlines for adding, dropping or withdrawing you can click on the course deadline page here. If you are unsure about deadlines for your course, please contact us at 319-335-2852 or doe-reg@uiowa.edu.