Register for the following credits each semester to be enrolled full time:
Non-Dissertator (before passing prelim exam)
Dissertator (after passing prelim exam)
Prior to the start of each semester, students will receive an email from the Registrar’s Office inviting them to register. All non-dissertator students, those who have not yet passed the preliminary exam, must register for 8-15 credits each fall and spring semester and 2 credits during the summer session. All dissertator students, those who have completed the preliminary exam, are required to enroll for 3 credits each fall, spring, and summer semester. Course selection can be determined from the Course Requirements, Core Curriculum, and Elective Courses sections of the CMB Handbook. Students must register for at least 1 credit of 990 research during each semester (contact the CMB office for an exception). For important registration deadlines, see the Registrar’s website.