Registrar

Summer Registration Instructions

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Academic Calendar-Summer New Jersey Tuition Rate Eligibility
Academic Calendar-Rutgers-Newark Veterans
Advisor Approval Registration Calendar
Applying for Graduation Registration For New Students (In-Person)
Cross Registration: Essex County College Registration For Non-Matriculated Students
Cross Registration: Rutgers-Newark Registration Priority
Cross Registration: University of Medicine and Dentistry Register for Project, Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation
Disabled Students Registration for Rutgers Courses
Family Education Rights to Privacy Act Registration at Other Schools
Graduation Refunds and Withdrawals
Graduate Courses For Undergraduate Students Schedule Changes & Fees
Late Registration & Fees Sexual Harassment Policy
Maintaining Registration Tuition and Fees


Registration Information

Visiting and current NJIT students should consult with their academic advisor to be certain that courses taken during the summer conform to the requirements of their course of study.  Credit earned during the summer will be applied toward all degrees granted by the New Jersey Institute of Technology and may be transferred to colleges and universities throughout the country.

Registration Calendar


All registration will take place via the Highlander Pipeline following the schedule listed below.

Seniors and M4 April 13
Juniors and M3 April 14
Sophomores and M2 April 15
Freshmen and M1 April 16
All NJIT & Non-Matric Students April 17


Late Registration ($100 Fee All Sessions) May 26, 2015

Schedule Change With a Fee ($25) TBA

For more information please visit the Academic Calendar.


GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS

University policies and procedures are outlined in the NJIT log and NJIT graduate and undergraduate catalogues. Students are responsible for awareness of and adherence to these policies and procedures.

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STUDENT'S REGISTRATION RESPONSIBILITY

If you choose to have a fellow student, friend, spouse or relative register on your behalf, you are responsible for all financial and academic obligations associated with your registration.


ADVISOR'S APPROVAL

In order to register for the current semester all students must meet with an advisor and have their registration approved. Contact your department for specific instructions. Students registering without the necessary approval may have their registration canceled.


NEW TRANSFER STUDENTS

Contact your academic department to determine the advisor’s availability. In addition, academic advisors will be available during transfer orientation, which will occur in July and August. Information about transfer orientation will be mailed to all new students.


MAINTAINING REGISTRATION

Students presently maintaining registration should access the Registrar web site at Registrar-On Line to view the course schedule and registration information.

Students who intend to maintain registration must choose for the course id MR--Maintaining Registration and register for the appropriate section via Registrar On-Line


GRADUATE STUDENTS REGISTERING FOR PROJECT, THESIS OR DISSERTATION

Students must have their advisor's signature and section number each time they register for project, thesis or dissertation. Students who choose the option of spreading their project, thesis or dissertation over several semesters will have the final grade posted in the semester in which the work is completed.  Students are not permitted to maintain registration while working on project, thesis or dissertation. If the topic is not final, you must obtain tentative approval and register before the late registration date to avoid a late fee (See Graduate catalog for policy).

NOTE: International Students: Extended project or thesis registration may not be allowable for students (such as those on F-1 or J-1 visas) who must maintain full-time status each semester. Please consult the Graduate Studies office if you require information on full-time certification.


GRADUATE COURSES FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

Undergraduate students may register for graduate courses, 500 level or higher, only with the written approval of the undergraduate advisor and written approval of the graduate program advisor for the program offering the course. Tuition will be calculated at the undergraduate tuition rate and the credit applied to the undergraduate academic record.


CROSS REGISTRATION AT ESSEX COUNTY COLLEGE AND UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND DENTISTRY

Cross registration is not available during the summer. Students most enroll as non-matriculated students and pay tuition and fees directly to the host school.  Upon completion of the course, an official transcript must be sent to the NJIT registrar.   All courses and all grades received at Essex County and UMDNJ during the summer are posted on the NJIT transcript.

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CROSS REGISTRATION FOR COURSES AT RUTGERS-NEWARK

Cross registration is not available during the summer. Students most enroll as non-matriculated students and pay tuition and fees directly to the host school.  Upon completion of the course, an official transcript must be sent to the NJIT registrar.   All courses and all grades received at Rutgers-Newark during the summer are posted on the NJIT transcript.  Please review the Rutgers schedule of courses before attempting to register.


NJIT STUDENTS TAKING A SUMMER COURSE AT ANOTHER COLLEGE

NJIT undergraduate students planning to take a summer course at another college must have the form "Approval to Take a Course At Another College" signed by the NJIT department representative and the registrar before registering at another college. Transfer credit will be granted only if the grade of  'C' or higher is earned at the college offering the course(s). 

A grade will be posted only for courses completed at schools with an approved course registration agreement with NJIT.  Any course(s) taken and grade(s) received at Rutgers-Newark, Essex County College, and UMDJ will be posted on the NJIT transcript.

Summer registration Rules:

  • Summer classes may be taken at Rutgers-Newark or Essex County College only if the course(s) is (are) not offered at NJIT during the summer.
  • Calculus I and II (equivalents of MATH 111,112,113 and 114), if approved by the Mathematical Sciences department, may   be taken at other colleges/universities where the duration of the summer course is eight (8) weeks or more.
  • Physics I and II (equivalents of Phys 111 and 121), if approved by the Physics department, may be taken at other colleges/universities where the duration of the summer course is six (6) weeks or more.
  • Throughout a student’s academic career at NJIT, a maximum of two (2) Humanities or Social Science GUR-equivalent courses may be taken at other colleges/universities during the summer. However, the Capstone Seminar in Humanities and Social Science must be taken at NJIT.

Approval Form For Undergraduate Courses At Another School


FIRST TIME NON-MATRICULATED STUDENTS

Registration for Non-Matriculated Students via Highlander Pipeline

Students planning to attend NJIT as non-matriculated students must complete the application for non-matriculated students. Select the course(s) from the schedule of classes, complete the non-matric registration form and report with a copy of your college transcript to the NJIT University Admissions Office. Non-Matriculating student should refer to the registration calendar for registration dates.


CONTINUING NON-MATRICULATED STUDENTS

Registration for Non-Matriculated Students via Highlander Pipeline Begins March 5th

If you are a continuing non-matriculating student, you do NOT need to go to the Office of University Admissions prior to registration, PROVIDED you meet the following conditions:

  1. Including the courses you plan to take, you will not exceed 9 semester hours of graduate course work,  or 15 hours of undergraduate course work.
  2. You are in good academic standing (3.0 for graduate students, 2.0 for undergraduates).
  3. You receive permission from the departmental advisor (graduate courses only).
  4. Non-Matriculated students should refer to the registration calendar for registration dates

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VETERANS

In order to be eligible for educational benefits for the term, all Veterans and members of the New Jersey National Guard must contact the Veterans Coordinator located in the Registrar's Office.

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DISABLED STUDENTS

After you have selected your classes, you can contact the Counseling Center, 973-596-3414, to insure accessibility and availability of courses.

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CANDIDATES FOR GRADUATION

Please refer to the graduation web site for information regarding applying for graduation.


TUITION AND FEES

A detailed statement of charges can be viewed via Highlander Pipeline.  Payment must be received by the due date printed on bill. Unpaid registration will be subject to cancellation and a late fee. Students are responsible for payment of tuition and fees and must monitor their billing status via Highlander Pipeline. Under no circumstances will canceled registrations be reinstated after semester classes have ended.

Graduate Tuition and Fees
Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

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NEW JERSEY TUITION RATE ELIGIBILITY

In order to pay the New Jersey resident tuition rate students must have been legal residents of New Jersey at the time of application or have established New Jersey as their legal domicile since the time of admission. Students falling into this category must complete and submit a Residency Analysis form to the Registrar. It is assumed that full-time non-resident students who subsequently move to New Jersey after admission to NJIT are moving to the state in order to attend school. These students will not be considered residents of the state for tuition purposes. 


NJ TUITION BENEFIT FOR UNEMPLOYED PERSONS

Eligible students must register in-person on the first day of the semester on a space available basis.  See the Office of Financial Aid for additional information.

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REFUNDS AND WITHDRAWALS

Students who withdraw from NJIT voluntarily will receive a tuition refund based upon the official refund schedule. All withdrawals must be completed via Highlander Pipeline. 

All course withdrawals are completed via Highlander Pipeline. For dates information please visit the Academic Calendar.  

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SEXUAL HARASSMENT POLICY:
New Jersey Institute of Technology has a policy against sexual harassment of students by faculty or non-instructional staff. Complaints by students should be brought to the Dean of Students. Copies of the policy and interpretation of the policy and procedures for responding to complaints are available from the Office of the Dean of Students.

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FAMILY EDUCATIONAL RIGHTS AND PRIVACY ACT

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