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Registration Steps

Apply for Admission FAFSA Placement Exam Meet with an Advisor Register and Pay Tuition


Helpful information:

Advising Centers -- 256-260-4330 and 256-890-4770

  • Currently enrolled students will skip steps 1 and 3.  You may need to meet with an advisor (step 4) if you need to discuss your major or change majors.
  • Visit the Admissions page for useful information. ID is required before registering for classes. Submit identification to Admissions. 
  • Transient students who may be taking a break from another college or university during the summer and want to get in a couple extra credits should also submit transient letter to the Admissions office with the approved courses listed and the appropriate signatures from transfer institution. Once your form has been received by the Admissions office, you will be granted access to register for your approved courses using myCalhoun.
  • To schedule non-traditional/distance education advising services for online students who are out-of-state or cannot access traditional advising services, please call the Advising Center at 256-306-2648. 
  • Once tuition is paid, you may acquire the following:
    • ID Card (Students must present schedule to have ID card made)
      • Decatur – ID can be made in Chasteen Student Center, 2nd floor.
      • Huntsville – ID can be made in the Admissions Office
  • Parking Decal
    • Decatur – Chasteen Student Center – Switchboard
    • Huntsville– Campus Police Desk – Front Foyer
  • Calhoun Bookstores are located on both Decatur and Huntsville campuses. If you are receiving financial aid, please see appropriate semester book charge dates/times by visiting the Bookstore site
  • You may find it helpful to visit our Phone/E-mail Directory. There you may look for contact information by department/area or you can go to an alphabetical listing if you know the person's name that you need to contact.

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