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La Plata Campus

Administration (AD) Building, Room 101

Leonardtown Campus

Building C, Room 105

Prince Frederick Campus

John E. Harms Academic Center (Building A), Room 101

Waldorf Center for Higher Education

Student Services Office, Suite 1020

How-To Guides

After you completed the Steps to Enroll, you may register for classes. If you cannot self-register, schedule an appointment with an Academic Advisor or visit the office during a walk-in session.


Common Registration Issues

You are not eligible for registration. Time for your program review. You must contact an advisor by web, phone or in-person.

You have reached a credit stop point during the registration process. The purpose of this hold is to confirm your course/degree selection and discuss your goals. You can contact an advisor by calling 301-934-7574.

Course and Section #-Course prerequisites have not been started. Please contact or call 301-934-7588.

You are attempting to register for a course that requires a prerequisite requirement that is not on your CSM record. If you have taken this prerequisite at CSM, contact the office information provided above. If you have taken this prerequisite at another institution, contact an Academic Advisor.

You are not eligible for registration. You have a restriction. Contact Student Account Services before registering.

You have a payment due to CSM. You will not be able to register for courses, receive your grades, or request a transcript until you satisfy your payment balance. You can contact Student Account Services at or call 301-934-7712.

You are not eligible for registration. You have a restriction. You must contact the AOD office before registration.

This is an Admissions Office hold.  You can contact Admissions at or call 301-934-2251 and select option 0.

This hold can also apply to students with an International Student status. International Students must maintain a full-time status and must meet with an Academic Advisor to register.

Course and Section #-is not available for registration at this time.

Check the term for which you are attempting to register for. This error appears when you attempt to register for a session that open registration has ended. You can contact the Registrar's Office at or call 301-934-7588.

Course and Section #-Course filled. Either add to waitlist or look for another available section.

You should continue to monitor course availability or join the waitlist. If you join a waitlist for a course and a seat becomes available, you will be notified by email and can also monitor in your Online Service account. You can contact the Registrar's Office at or call 301-934-7588.

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