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Registration for Current Students


Office hours (in effect as of March 23, 2020)

Standard Office Hours:
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
The office is currently closed to the public; however, staff are working during the above mentioned hours. Please call our office at (413) 572-8020 and leave a message, or send us an email at and a member of our staff will respond. 

Registration Resources

Students should know the course reference number (CRN) for the section they wish to register for. This 5-digit number is printed in parentheses next to the course code and number in the listings. 

** Note: Please refer to our catalog for detailed financial information **

  • Registration and educational service fees will be refunded only for officially cancelled courses.
  • Education service fee is refunded for withdrawals before the class begins.
  • Registration fee is non-refundable.
  • We accept check, money orders, Mastercard, Visa, American Express and Discover cards.
  • Note: On or about June 30, 2017, credit and debit card payments of educational expenses will be charged a 2.5% service fee. To avoid this fee, consider paying via e-check when making an online payment. To learn more about the fee, read the Credit Card Fee FAQ's.
  • Payment in full is due at the time of registration. Students registering online can pay immediately with a credit card, or print the payment page and return it with full payment within 5 days. If we do not receive your payment within 5 days of the date you originally register for classes, you will be assessed an additional $100.00 non-refundable delayed payment fee.
  • Original, signed waivers must be presented at the time you register. Waiver forms that are received after you have registered will not be accepted.

Please note: all costs are subject to change without notice.

Please visit our updated Tuition & Fees section to view changes to our fee structure.

Undergraduate Application $50
Graduate Application $50
Certificate Program Application $50
Post-baccalaureate Application $50
Delayed Payment Application $50/$100
Commencement Fee $75
(assessed during semester of graduation)  
Transcript Fee $2/copy
Transcript Fee (one day processing) $5/copy
*Returned Check Fee $25
Late Withdrawal Fee $25
Student Teaching Fee $250
Late Registration Fee $50
Delayed Payment Fee $100
Student I.D. $10
Replacement I.D. $20
Lab Fee $10
*Please note: each time a check is returned from the bank for any reason, this fee is charged.