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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 Tools 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

  Courses listed on MyUI  Early Registration  Semester Dates
FALL 2019  
February 4, 2019           
 April 8, 2019      August 26 - December 20, 2019
WINTER 2019      August 12, 2019


November 11, 2019     

December 30, 2019 -
January 17, 2020
SPRING 2020 October 7, 2019


 November 11, 2019        

January 21 - May 15, 2020
SUMMER 2020        

October 7, 2019

March 2, 2020

Start dates vary, depends on subsession—
May 19, June 15, June 29, 2020
Summer session ends
August 7, 2020

FALL 2020

February 3, 2020  April 6, 2020 August 24 - December 18, 2020

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.