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The Office of the Registrar reserves the right to drop any class for any student where:

  • Prerequisite has not yet been met
  • Courses are outside the student's division/degree program (i.e., M.Div. students may not register for Ph.D. 8000-level courses) In order to take courses outside their division, M.A., and M.Div. students must obtain written permission from the instructor; all Graduate Theological Education students must obtain written permission of both the instructor and the associate dean.)

Student Responsibility

Be sure to view your schedule after completing all transactions; it's your responsibility to verify your registration. Also be sure to logout after completing all transactions for security reasons.
Please use your LUTHER SEMINARY email account to email for any questions pertaining to your student record.  This is the official channel of communication and students are expected to monitor and use it to receive important information regarding registration, bill payments, and all other student services.  If you email us from your private email account, you will be asked to resend and submit your question/concerns.   


J-Term registration begins THURSDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2015 by class status.  Remember to log into MyLutherNet at or after 7:45am. J-Term Semester schedules are available in Course Search. Students may also take courses at the other ELCA seminaries; eligible courses are shown in the ELCA Reciprocity Course list in the Forms document to the left and can be registered for by filling out the ELCA Reciprocity Registration form. 
Students wishing to discuss their J-Term schedule may do so with the Registrar ( or with the staff of the Student Resource Center at or by making an advising appointment with the SRC staff - Sarah or Krista - at the following link:
Please see the REGISTRATION TIPS below for more information. Online registration for J-Term will close Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at 6:00pm. 
Thursday, October 22 - 7:45am
DL Cohort Students (admitted by Admissions to a DL cohort)
Tuesday, October 27- 7:45am
Seniors, Interns, Concurrent Interns (Year 2), PhD, MTh Students, Affiliated Students
Wednesday, October 28 - 7:45am
Middlers, Concurrent Interns (Year 1)
Thursday, October 29 - 7:45am
Tuesday, November 3 - 7:45am
New Admits - J-Term
Thursday, November 5 - 7:45am
Non-Degree, Certificate, J-Term admit only students
Friday, November 6 - 8:00am
Mail In / In Person Registration begins


Class Status (Reclassification) may be seen by clicking on the Personal Info link in the top-right corner.  
  • MDIV Seniors have completed 20 or more credits. 
  • MDIV Middlers have completed between 10 and 19.5 credits. 
  • MDIV Juniors have completed 9.5 or fewer credits. 
Completed credits includes ONLY courses that have been graded (NR, Incompletes, etc. do not count toward earned credits) and does NOT include prerequisite Greek (1.5 credits). 
  • MA Seniors have completed 9 or more credits. 
  • MA Juniors have completed 8.5 or fewer credits.  
Students serving a concurrent internship will be classified as a Senior in the second year of the concurrent internship for registration purposes.  They will be classified as a Middler in the first year of the concurrent internship for registration purposes.  
Reclassifications are made in mid-June based on credits that have been completed (after Spring grades due date).   NO re-classifications typically occur before J-Term, Spring Semester, or Summer registration periods. 


The schedules for the 2015-2016 academic year have now been published. They are available in Registration / Course Search - and changing the term to see all 2015-2016 terms.  Registration for Fall Semester occurs in July; J-Term registration will begin in October; and Spring Semester registration will begin after Thanksgiving break.  If you have any questions about the schedule, email 


ALL changes to Fall Semester schedules must be made by contacting the Office of the Registrar at after September 22, 2015.  Online registration is now closed for Fall Semester.  Changes for the Second Six (S6) Week Term may still be made by email or by stopping by the office during regular office hours.  Second Six Week courses begin Thursday October 29 and the week following.  So if your S6 course meets on Mondays for example, it will begin on Monday, November 2.  Changes may be made to S6 courses without penalty (academic or financial) and without instructor signature through November 5.  Changes made between November 6-12 to S6 courses must be made with an instructor signed add/drop slip.  Consult the academic catalog for more refund/withdrawal information.