Use the Studentlink to plan your schedule and register.
Juniors and seniors may not register for more than 14 COM credits via WebReg. Please see your department for further instructions. Only academic courses count toward graduation. PDP courses do not count toward graduation. If you have questions, please see COM Undergraduate Affairs, room 123.
Fall 2017 Registration Information
Please log on to the Student Link for add/drop deadlines.
To ADD/DROP or CHANGE SECTIONS a student must use the Studentlink and may only do so on a space available basis (for adding or changing a section).
To change from a grade to an audit (AU): Students must go to the professor with an add/drop form, have them sign it and return the form to COM room 123.
Juniors & Seniors will register on Sunday, April 9th please refer to the Studentlink for your registration time. Registration information for Juniors and Seniors is available by major in the advising notes below:
Mass Communication, Advertising, and Public Relations
Film and Television (for students who entered BU in Fall 2015 or later)
Film and Television (for students who entered BU prior to Fall 2015)
Sophomores will register on Sunday, April 23rd please refer to the Studentlink for your registration time. Registration information for Sophomores is available in the advising notes below:
*KHC students are encouraged to meet with a KHC advisor as well as an advisor in COM Undergraduate Affairs prior to Fall registration. CIMS students should speak with Prof. Roy Grundmann as well as an advisor in COM Undergraduate Affairs prior to Fall registration.
If you have a question or would like to make an appointment, call Undergraduate Affairs at 353-3471 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Most non-COM students may register for COM courses on a space-available basis beginning Tuesday, April 25th (at 12:01AM as Monday the 24th becomes Tuesday) after COM freshmen register. COM CO 101 is the required course for COM majors. COM CO 101 for Fall 2017 will be available during regular registration times. Most other COM courses will become available for non-COM students at cross-registration. COM CO 201 is the required course for COM minors.
All COM undergraduates (except for second semester seniors) are expected to be enrolled as full-time students. The normal academic load in COM is four courses (16 credits). Students may take up to 18 credits without incurring extra charges. For more than 18 credits, please refer to the overload up to 20 credits form.
Undergraduate students wishing to be part-time must submit a petition to Undergraduate Affairs room 123 in COM.
Please keep in mind that students have seven (7) years in which to complete their degree.