Registration Dates and Information

Registrar’s Office – Room A115

Winter 2018 – 3 week session – Classes begin December 27

Spring 2019 – classes begin January 24
January 23 – Senior Citizen Registration (62 and older)
10:00am – 12:00pm 
Room B127 or The Welcome Center
12:00pm –    6:30 pm Room A113)
Non-degree or visiting student – How to Enroll

Frequently Asked Questions

General Academic Information

Online Registration – Steps to Register – How to and/or am I eligible to register online?


Fall 2018 (standard 15 week session) 

November 1 Priority Registration for New Students with Veteran Status begins – Veteran status includes, students who have served or are currently serving in the US Armed Forces and their dependents and members of the National Guard or Reserve.

November 1   Continuing Degree-Seeking student registration for Winter 2018-19 and Spring 2019
begins (both online and in-person

Continuing Degree Seeking Student Registration

  • Advising holds are placed on Degree seeking students in their first semester after admission or readmission
  • The advising hold will be removed after you have met with your advisor (see your advisor early to avoid registration delays)
  • Log into your myCommNet student account using Banner Self-Service link for your assigned advisor contact information


 November 15   New, readmit or transfer student registration for Winter 2018-19 and Spring  2019 begins (both online and in-person)

  • New, readmit, transfer and non-degree seeking students are generally not eligible to  register online for the first time
  • Your course of interest may require a prerequisite
  • Complete a registration form and include an unofficial copy of your transcript from the original college where credit was earned
  • An advisor will review your documents to verify if the prerequisite is met
  • Incomplete documents may incur delay of processing and student will be notified by phone
  • Registrations will be processed after advisor approval and confirmation sent by mail

New/Transfer/Readmit/Non-Degree Student Registration

  • Students must complete the admissions application process before registering
  • See Admissions application information How to Apply/Enroll?

November 15   Last day to apply for Spring graduation (May 2019)

December 26  Last day to add/drop for Winter term (with full tuition refund)

December 27 – January 17  Winter Term classes in session

January 1  New Years Day!  College closed – No classes in session

January 10 – 24 – Cross-Registration begins – (must be done in person)

January 17     New Student orientation

January 23     Senior Citizen Registration (62 and older) 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM, Room B127  (or walk-in to the Welcome Center until 6:30 PM)

For key dates related to Spring 2019 term or deadlines, please check here  Academic Calendar


Winter 2018 – 3 week session

Dec 26 Registration deadline and last day to drop classes for full tuition refund

Dec 27  First day of class for Tues/Thurs classes

Dec 31 First day of class for Mon/Wed classes

For key dates related to Winter 2018 term or deadlines, please check here  Academic Calendar


Cross Registration – January 10 – 24 (must be done in person)
Guidelines for cross-registration

  • Cross-registration provides an opportunity for students enrolled in a community college,
    state university or the University of Connecticut to benefit by taking a course or courses not available where they are registered but offered at another state institution
  • Student must provide proof of enrollment at their primary college
  • Students who have paid the tuition and fees of a full-time student at their home institutions shall be exempt from further charges.
  • A copy of their receipted tuition and fee bill should be accepted by the host institution
  • Tuition Waiver for full-time students from other public CT Colleges

Fax and Drop-off Registration (after office hours) 

  • Continuing and Distance Learning Students can also drop off, mail-in or FAX registration forms.
  • Include a transcript showing prerequisites unless they are recorded at TRCC
  • Please allow 24-48 hours for processing time
  • A copy of your registration and payment receipt will be mailed to you
  • It is your responsibility to confirm your registration at
  • Registration Form

Senior Citizen Registration – January 23, 2019 – 10:00am – 12:00pm 

  • Senior citizens register at the conclusion of each registration period (day before classes begin) on a space available basis
  • Tuition, college service fee, student activity fee, and the application fee are waived for CT  citizens 62 years of age and over who wish to register for state-supported courses
  • Students requesting the waiver must present verification of date of birth
  • Special fees, including course lab fees and art studio fees and must be paid by the student
  • Summer and winter intersession courses are not included in the waiver

Submarine Base Registration – Groton CT  (courses scheduled at SUBASE)

  • In addition to the TRCC campus in Norwich, there are some class offerings at our Submarine Base located in Groton, CT
  • Since that is a Military Installation, civilians may obtain access to attend these classes as long as they are U. S. citizens
  • Civilian students must register one week in advance of start date in order to secure the access paperwork needed. 
  • See date and location (course section will indicate B1) on course schedules

Tuition, Fees and Refunds

  • Tuition and fees are due at the time of registration – Winter 2018 sessions
  • Fees only are due at the time of registration for Spring 2019
  • Tuition for the Spring 2019 semester is due
  • Tuition only is refundable before the semester starts
  • Tuition, Fees and Refunds – more information 

For key dates related to Winter 2018 term or Spring 2019 term deadlines, please check here  Academic Calendar