New Student Registration

During New Student Registration, you’ll meet with academic advisors and register for fall courses. All incoming students will conduct advising and registration through an online appointment.

Preparing for Your Appointment

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College Homework & Placement Exams

Homework and placement exams will be available in myIllini beginning in May. They'll help you prepare and allow your advisor to best assist you in choosing classes that are right for you. Make sure to finish your homework and any placement exams you’re required to take at least two weeks before your registration date, or your reservation may be subject to cancellation.

College Meetings

When you sign up for registration, your college will send you more details to help you prepare for your appointment. You'll also want to review the information provided by your college below to learn what to expect from your appointment and beyond.

Registration System

Learn how to navigate our registration system and review step-by-step instructions for registering.

View Instructions

Virtual Event Opportunities

Hosted by Admissions

We’re offering virtual new student and parent sessions all summer long to share resources and answer your most pressing questions about UIUC.

Hosted by New Student Programs

New Student Programs is also offering virtual experiences to help you begin your transition to UIUC. Explore the following options to interact with current students and faculty, discover campus resources that support student success, and more!

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General Campus Resources

Following are a variety of resources available to you at UIUC. We hope they help you make a smooth transition. This isn’t an exhaustive list, so if you don’t see what you’re looking for, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us!

International Student Resources

International Student & Scholar Services provides many resources, including the following, to help you prepare for your arrival and time at the university.

Need Internet Access?

As part of a multi-agency effort to improve Broadband access, the State of Illinois offers a Drive-Up WiFi Hotspot Map. All publicly available hotspots indicated on this map are available for remote learning and other uses at this time.