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Northwest Missouri State University

Preregistration - When Can I Enroll?

Fall and Summer 2015

Course Waitlist Pilot

A waitlist is an electronic list of students who would like to enroll in a closed class. Waitlisting does not guarantee enrollment into any class and not all classes have waitlists. For summer and fall preregistration, three courses will be made available for waitlisting. Learn more about the process »

Fall and Summer 2015

This information applies to students currently enrolled in Spring 2015 ONLY

Enrollments Dates

Graduate, Postbac and Honors Program Students: 0 and above Mar 16
Senior: 130 and above Mar 16    Sophomore: 50 and above Apr 6
120 and above Mar 17 45 and above Apr 7
110 and above Mar 18 40 and above Apr 8
100 and above Mar 19 35 and above Apr 9
90 and above Mar 20 30 and above Apr 10
Junior: 80 and above Mar 30 Freshman: 20 and above Apr 13
75 and above Mar 31 15 and above Apr 14
70 and above Apr 1 10 and above Apr 15
65 and above Apr 2 5 and above Apr 16
60 and above Apr 3 0 and above Apr 17

Preregister for Fall and Summer 2015 classes

Preregistration begins March 16 through April 17 based on your total earned credit hours.  Your total (overall) earned credit hours can be found in CatPAWS under Student » Student Records » Academic Transcript (at the bottom of the page).


An undergraduate student may submit an electronic Petition to Supersede beginning on Friday, April 17 as follows:

  • Log into CatPAWS.
  • Click on the Student tab.
  • Click on the Registration tile.
  • Click on the Supersede Petition link.
  • Choose the term in which the student wishes to supersede the course.
  • A list of courses eligible to be superseded will be displayed, grouped by Transfer,   Northwest and Registered courses. Click on the course link to be superseded.
  • Review the course and click Submit Supersede.
  • Review the confirmation of the supersede petition completion.
  • Completion of the Supersede Petition places a Permit on the eligible course
  • A student should then go to the Registration menu and enroll in the class section
    • Providing the course is open, and there are no prerequisite or co-requisite issues, the student may self-register for the course. 

Steps to preregister for classes

Registration Guide

How-To Guides

Campus Resources


Find Class Openings for Summer & Fall 2015