SUMMER REGISTRATION REQUIRMENTS
Unlike fall & spring registration, which is required, summer registration is optional unless a student is in a category that requires registration.
STUDENT SITUATION
REGISTRATION REQUIRMENT
STUDENTS GRADUATING in AUGUST:
Do Not need to register for summer, unless continuing on with another degree and using campus resources for
●Who plan to check-out early
that degree in the summer.*
(check-out by May deadline)
Students working on research in the summer should register for research credits in summer II.
Must register for summer. Students working on research in the summer should register for research credits in
● Who plan to meet the standard check-out deadlines
summer II.
STUDENTS GRADUATING in DECEMBER:
●Who plan to check-out early
Must register for summer. Typically thesis students register for research credits in summer II.
(check-out by September deadline)
Unless the student is on a summer RA contract, student is only required to register for 1 credit.
Do Not need to register for summer, unless using campus resources in the summer*.
● Who plan to meet the standard check-out deadlines
Students working on research in the summer should register for research credits in summer II.
Must register for 3 credits of research in summer II (no exception to this rule). Since 1 credit in the summer cost
STUDENTS on a SUMMER RA CONTACT:
exactly the same as 4 credits, students may register for the required 3 credits of research + an additional credit of
the students choice at no extra cost.
Do Not need to register for summer, unless using campus resources in the summer*.
STUDENTS on a SUMMER TA or HOURLY CONTACT:
Students working on research in the summer should register for research credits in summer II.
STUDENTS NOT on a SUMMER RA CONTRACT & NOT
Do Not need to register for summer, unless using campus resources in the summer*. Students
GRADUATING (see above for details) :
working on research in the summer should register for research credits in summer II.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Examples of campus resources (other examples may apply) include working:
*Campus Resources: Any student using campus
●in a campus lab
resources in the summer MUST register for summer
●with an advisor or committee members (research, thesis content, defending)
credits.
●with other students (on research)
●with CSM staff (formatting thesis, checking out)
Although summer II does not begin until mid-summer, research registration covers the student's registration
Summer II Research Registration
requirement for the entire summer.
Deadlines
https://inside.mines.edu/Graduation-Checklist