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Fall Semester S6 Courses

Add/Drops for Fall semester must be done through the Office of the Registrar. Online registration for Fall semester is no longer open.

S6 courses start Thursday, October 27, 2016. Check the day of the week that your course starts.

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.   

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.)


J-term registration begins, by class status, on THURSDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2016.  Remember to log into MyLutherNet at 7:45am CST or later. J-term schedules are available in Course Search.
Students wishing to discuss their J-term schedule may do so with the Registrar at or with staff of the Student Resource Center (SRC) at
Please see the REGISTRATION TIPS below for more information. Online registration for J-term will close Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at 6:00pm. 
Thursday, October 20 - 7:45am
DL Cohort Students (admitted by Admissions to a DL cohort)
Friday, October 21 - 7:45am
Seniors, Interns, Concurrent Interns (I1), PhD, MTh, Affiliated Students
Tuesday, October 25- 7:45am
Middlers, Concurrent Interns (I2)
Wednesday, October 26- 7:45am
Thursday, October 27 - 7:45am
New Admits - J-term
Tuesday, November 1 - 7:45am
Non-Degree, Certificate, J-term admit only students
Wednesday, November 2 - 8:00am
Mail In / In Person Registration begins

ELCA J-Term Reciprocity Offerings - 2016-2017

Select J-Term 2017 courses are offered by other ELCA seminaries (without special admission) to all Luther students.  Please fill out the ELCA Reciprocity Registration form and submit to the Office of the Registrar.


FALL SEMESTER 2016-2017 F6/S6 Details

Online registration for Fall Semester will open according to student class on July 12, 2016.
All changes to Fall Semester schedules must be made by contacting the Office of the Registrar at after September 13, 2016.  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 27 and the week following.  So if your S6 course meets on Mondays for example, it will begin on Monday, October 31.  Changes may be made to S6 courses without penalty (academic or financial) and without instructor signature through November 3.  Changes made between November 4-10 to S6 courses must be made with an instructor signed add/drop slip.  Consult the academic catalog for more refund/withdrawal information.


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 include only courses that have been graded (NR, Incompletes, etc. do not count toward earned credits). 
  • MA Seniors have completed 9 or more credits. 
  • MA Juniors have completed 8.5 or fewer credits.  
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 course schedules for the 2016-2017 academic year are now available on MyLutherNet. Course offerings are located in Registration / Course Search - and changing the term to see all 2016-2017 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