Register

Tips for successful registration:

1. WHAT YOU CAN DO NOW -- BEFORE MARCH 9, 2015:

     A. Review your STARS report for outstanding degree requirements. To access your STARS report, visit OASIS at
     http://my.usc.edu. The Student Academic Record System (StARS) report assists students with tracking their degree
     progress. It contains all USC coursework, accepted transfer work and all degree requirements, including writing, diversity,
     language, general education, major, minor, and more.

     B. Review your most recent 4-yr course plan via Advisement Tab on myUSC.

     C. Review the sequence of studio courses.

     D. Take your language placement exam. Please check the USC Language Center website for dates and times or visit Taper
      Hall Room 309 or phone 213-740-1188.

     E. If you took studio courses outside of USC Roski: Request media specific portfolio reviews for equivalent courses and
      prerequisite waivers from USC Roski advisors via email. When emailing, please include your name, USC ID, and the
      course you are seeking equivalency for. Aim to complete as soon as possible.

2. WHAT YOU CAN DO BEGINNING MARCH 9, 2015:

     A. Find out your Fall 2015 web registration time -- Please visit my.usc.edu/ go to OASIS, then Permit to Register.

     B. Check for any Restrictions (registration holds) at OASIS. Resolve these BEFORE your web registration time, otherwise you
      won't be able to enroll. Information on health restrictions for new USC students, such as Measles Immunity and
      Tuberculosis Screening is available here.

     C. Review the Fall 2015 Schedule of Classes -- available on March 9th.

     D. If you are planning to take a General Education course, review the GE course descriptions online.

3. WE WANT TO SEE YOU EVERY SEMESTER!

     A. All continuing students must meet with their USC Roski advisor before registering for Fall 2015 classes.
     USC Roski majors are advised according to the number of units EARNED/COMPLETED, not including current enrollment:

CLASS STANDING

Begin scheduling:

Appts take place:

Drop-In Days

SENIORS + JUNIORS (64+ units completed)

February 26

March 5 - 27

April 7 + 8

SOPHOMORES (32-63 units completed) 

March 23

March 30 - April 6

April 16 + 17

FRESHMEN (01-31 units completed)

April 2

April 9 - 15

April 16 + 17

Schedule an Appointment for Mandatory Advisement. Please schedule your appointment online:

     A. Log in to myUSC
     B. Go to the Undergraduate Advisement tab

     C. Select the time/day you are available
     Students with last names A - K should meet with Academic Advisor Christina Aumann: aumann@usc.edu
     Students with last names L - Z should meet with Academic Advisor Nancy Trinh: trinhn@usc.edu

     D. You will receive an email confirmation of your appointment

     E. Arrive ON TIME to HSH 101 for your appointment.

4. APPOINTMENT POLICY AND COURTESY DROP-IN DAYS:

     A. If you are unable to attend your scheduled meeting, please email your advisor as soon as possible.
      Christina: aumann@usc.edu; Nancy: trinhn@usc.edu

     B. If you are more than 10 minutes late, miss your appointment, or cancel your appointment less than 24 hours in
      advance, you must come to the next available Drop-In Day
.

     C. Hours for advisement on Drop-In Days on April 7, 8, 16, 17, 20 are 9:00-11:50am + 1:00-4:00pm.

     D. There is no guarantee you will be able to meet with your advisor on drop-in days.

5. FOR THE MOST PRODUCTIVE ADVISEMENT MEETING:

     A. Write down your questions in advance.

     B. Bring a list of your planned classes for Fall 2015, including section numbers, class times and days. This way, we may be able
      to give you USC Roski departmental authorization ("D-clearance ") DURING your advisement appointment. Departmental
      authorization is not automatic: you MUST make a request, and it's a first-come, first-served process.
      If you need D-clearance for a non-Fine Arts (non-FA) course, you will need to contact the department which offers the course
      by phone or in person.

     C. Bring your course plan with each of the classes you plan to take each semester until graduation. This should be based on
      the remaining requirements on your STARS report, available at OASIS via myUSC. For example:

Fall 2015

Spring 2016

Fall 2016

GE Cat 5/ARLT 101 (4u.)

GE Cat 3/ASTR 100 (4u.)

WRIT 340/Advanced Writing (4u.)

FACS 250 Vis. Culture + Lit. II (4u.)

PAS 371 Art in the Public Realm (4u.)

FACS 350 Art Theory + Criticism (4u.)

FADW 201 Intermediate Drawing (4u.)

FADW 301 Advanced Drawing (4u.)

FADW 401 Topics in Adv. Drawing (4u.)

SPAN 150 - Spanish Level 2 (4u.)

SPAN 220 - Spanish Level 3 (4u.)

FAIN 220 Video and Time-Based (4u.)

FACE 212 Wheel Throwing (2u.)

FADN 332A Typography (2u.)

FA 499 Drawing Human Anatomy (2u.)

6. REGISTER FOR FALL 2015:

     A. Register as soon as possible on or after your registration appointment time for best class selection.
Access web registration via MyUSC. Alternatively, you may register in person at the Registration Building, TRO 101 at the corner of Figueroa & Exposition.

     B. Web Registration tutorials and instructions are available here.

7. AFTER REGISTRATION:

     A. Double check your registration: Did you successfully register for the correct classes, and for the right number of units?
     For a printable confirmation of your enrollment, go to "Registered Course List" through OASIS.

     B. Settle your bill with the Cashier's Office. All students must register and settle their bills entirely by the settlement deadline
      to avoid fees. Check your balance through USCe.pay on OASIS.

     C. Review the Registration Calendar at the Schedule of Classes for important dates and deadlines.

8. CONTACT US:

Please contact your Academic Advisor if you have questions or concerns about anything - We are here to help!
Include your full name, USC ID number, and phone number every time you send us an email or leave a voicemail.

Christina Aumann (last names A-K)
213-740-6260
aumann@usc.edu

Nancy Trinh (last names L-Z)
213-740-7567
trinhn@usc.edu