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Office of Advising and Career Services 5 Advising and Registration Information

Advising and Registration Information

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Registration Video Resources

View all video tutorials on the Office of Advising and Career Services YouTube Channel.


How to View the Schedule Book

To view the Schedule Book  access the Schedule Book OR you can login to myEKU and choose “Browse Classes” under the Registration Menu.


How to Register for Classes

To begin registering for classes you must first login to myEKU. View this full video tutorial on how to register for classes.

Step by Step Instructions

Course Registration Form – This can be used to plan out the courses that you plan to register for before registration opens.


Registration Hold

Check your holds in myEKU! Students that have a hold on their account are not permitted to register until the hold is resolved.


Students are typically able to register by classification. Your classification for registration purposes is determined by hours earned + hours in progress.

Seniors 90+ hours

Juniors 60+ hours

Sophomores 30+ hours

Freshmen 0-29 hours

See Tutorial Video on accessing Advising and Registration Dates.

RAC Number

You MUST meet with your assigned advisor in order to receive a Registration Access Code (RAC). This number is unique to each student and changes each semester. You are unable to register in myEKU until you have received this code from your Advisor. Schedule your appointment early to ensure that you have your RAC number by the date that you can register.


Common Registration Errors

View this website for a list of registration errors and how to resolve them.

For more information, see Tutorial Video on resolving registration errors.


How to Schedule an Advising Appointment

If you are unsure on how to schedule an advising appointment, contact your assigned advisor which can be found in My EKU and on your Degree Works Audit. 

AGS and Exploratory Students

Access your advisor landing page which should be emailed to you. If not contact the Office of Advising and Career Services at or call (859) 622-2296.

Video on how to schedule an appointment online.


DegreeWorks Tutorial

Review your DegreeWorks audit and select 3-4 classes to discuss with your Advisor during your advising appointment.

Degree Works Overview

Degree Works What-If Audit

Degree Works Planner


Interactive General Education Worksheet

Review General Education Options and consult with your advisor on selections that fit your program requirements.

Printable General Education Worksheet


Registration and Advising Timeline

To access the date that you can register, access the Advising and Registration Dates for upcoming semesters. 

Office of Advising and Career Services

216 Park Dr.
CPO 62, Whitlock Building Room 468
Richmond, KY 40475
Phone: 859-622-1296


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