UPDATE: In response to the evolving challenges related to COVID-19, Central Michigan University and the Academic Advising and Assistance Office are open for normal business via our website.

While we are not conducting face-to-face on campus advising appointments, you can schedule an advising appointment that will be conducted by phone or via WebEx with your advisor.

You can schedule your academic advising appointment online by going to our Schedule an Academic Advising Appointment page.

If you are unsure of who your advisor is, our office staff can assist you during normal business hours. You can call from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday at 989-774-7506 or send an email to advising@cmich.edu.

All questions regarding academic assistance programs such as tutoring, supplemental instruction and academic standing which includes rematriculation can be emailed to aad@cmich.edu or you can call from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday at 989-774-3465.


Here are some common questions and answers you may have regarding class registration.

How do I know what time I can register?
Class registration is handled on an appointment time basis. To determine the day and time you are allowed to register, add the total degree credit hours (does not include classes beginning with “0” i.e. 099, 055, etc.) earned on your CMU transcript, plus your CMU credit hours currently in progress.

How do I register for classes?
Students register for classes by logging into the web portal CentralLink and clicking on “course registration and search”.  

For more information regarding registering for classes, please click on this link to the Registrar's Office for complete details.