Registration FAQs

  1. Can I use the UC Online Registration Process to pay my bill?
  2. Do I have to pay my tuition in full at the time of registration?
  3. Do I need to create an account to look at available classes?
  4. How can I search for a class?
  5. How do I find my SU I.D.?
  6. How much is tuition?
  7. I am a current or former student and tried to register but received an error message indicating I am not eligible to register. What should I do?
  8. I am a graduate level student and want to take an undergraduate level class. Can I register online?
  9. I am an SU employee and would like to take a class. Where do I start?
  10. I am an undergraduate level student and want to take a graduate level class. Can I register online?
  11. I am having trouble accessing the online registration site. Who can help me?
  12. I am having trouble with the registration process. Who should I call?
  13. I am not sure I finished the credit card process successfully. How do I make sure the payment went through?
  14. I attended SU several years ago. Can I register as a non-matriculated student?
  15. I attended SU under a different name. Should I create a new student account?
  16. I can’t find “enroll in a class” on MySlice. What should I do?
  17. I do not work at SU but I receive Remitted Tuition Credits from my sponsor/employer. Which payment option do I use?
  18. I left the registration process without paying the indicated Payment Due Now. How can I stop my registration from being dropped?
  19. What if I can’t find the Enrollment menu option?
  20. What if I want to continue submitting my paper registration forms?
  21. What if the amount of financial aid awarded won’t cover the total cost of my tuition?
  22. What should I know before I register?
  23. Which credit cards can be used?


Can I use the UC Online Registration Process to pay my bill?
No. Instructions regarding paying invoice charges can be found at Payment Options.

Do I have to pay my tuition in full at the time of registration?
No. The enhanced UC Online Registration process allows students to choose a payment option at the time of registration. In most cases this replaces the need to submit paper payment option forms. Student can choose to pay in full, however all of the standard UC Payment Options are still available. Students are required to pay all fees at the time of registration.

Do I need to create an account to look at available classes?
You do not need to create an account to view available classes. Go to MySlice  and use the Course Catalog Search function to find up-to-date information on classes.

How can I search for a class?
The Course Catalog/Class Search options are on the right side of the screen at MySlice .

How do I find my SU I.D.?
Students have already gone through the registration process were sent an emails with their Temporary NetID and Temporary Password.

Using that information:

  • Sign into MySlice 
  • Under Finances, click on UC Enrollment Payments/History
  • Click to view payment information
  • Your SU I.D. number appears under your name


How much is tuition?
See Tuition & Fees page for current costs.

I am a current or former student and tried to register but received an error message indicating I am not eligible to register. What should I do?
Contact the University College Bursar/Registration Office for help with your issue. They will ask you to take a screen-shot of the error message and e mail it to bursareg@syr.edu. They will help you determine the action necessary for registration eligibility.

I am a graduate level student and want to take an undergraduate level class. Can I register online?
Students who want to take a class outside of their career cannot register for the class online. You will be required to get permission from the department offering the class. Matriculated students will also need permission from their home department. Contact the University College Bursar/Registration office for the petition(s).

I am an SU employee and would like to take a class. Where do I start?
Sign in to MySlice  as a current employee on the left side with your NetId and Password. If you cannot remember your NetID or password, go to ITS: NetID Services for retrieving your NetID and password.

I am an undergraduate level student and want to take a graduate level class. Can I register online?
Students who want to take a class outside of their career cannot register for the class online. You will be required to get permission from the department offering the class. Matriculated students will also need permission from their home department. Contact the University College Bursar/Registration office for the petition(s).

I am having trouble accessing the online registration site. Who can help me?
Call ITS Phone Support at 315.443.2677, or go to ITS Support Services .

I am having trouble with the registration process. Who should I call?
Contact the University College Bursar/Registration office for assistance.

I am not sure I finished the credit card process successfully. How do I make sure the payment went through?
If you do not receive an email indicating a successful transaction, your registration will be flagged to be dropped. Contact the University College Bursar/Registration Office as soon as possible for assistance with making your payment.

I attended SU several years ago. Can I register as a non-matriculated student?
Yes! Sign in to MySlice  as a former student on the left side with your NetId and Password. If you cannot remember your NetID or password, go to ITS: NetID Services  for help. If you are sure your NetID and password are correct and still cannot access registration, contact the University College Bursar/Registration Office for assistance.

I attended SU under a different name. Should I create a new student account?
No. You should register using the NetID and Password associated with your former name. Contact University College Bursar/Registration Office for instructions to update your identification information.

I can’t find “enroll in a class” on MySlice. What should I do?
If you don’t see “Enroll in a class” on MySlice , contact University College Bursar/Registration Office for assistance.

I do not work at SU but I receive Remitted Tuition Credits from my sponsor/employer. Which payment option do I use?
Students who are sponsored by Outside Agency Tuition Credits should select Sponsoring Agency Direct Bill as their payment option. Indicate your sponsor/employer name and the number of credits you will receive. Follow the instructions regarding how to submit your tuition credit information. Your tuition will be deferred and you will remain registered for 7 business days following registration. Non receipt of the required information will flag your registration to be dropped.

I left the registration process without paying the indicated Payment Due Now. How can I stop my registration from being dropped?

To avoid having your classes dropped, please select payment options and/or awards for the indicated amount due on the Finances>UC Enrollment Payments/History page.

  • Sign into  MySlice 
  • Under Finances, click on UC Enrollment Payments/History
  • Click to view payment information
  • Choose payment option(s) to zero out your Payment Due Now
  • Agree to all promissory notes and confirm registration as requested

If you do not see the Student Services Pagelet which contains the Finances Options, view the help section on Syracuse University Answers .

What if I can’t find the Enrollment menu option?
If you do not see the Student Services Menu Options with the Enrollment menu options then you must log in to the Online Registration portal  through MySlice to register.

What if I want to continue submitting my paper registration forms?
All students will be required to register via the enhanced online registration process. Assistance is available at the University College Bursar/Registration Office during business hours. We will help you navigate through the new process and show you just how easy it is.

What if the amount of financial aid awarded won’t cover the total cost of my tuition?
Students who will be using financial aid as their payment option will have the entire amount of their tuition deferred at the time of registration. This deferment is in no way an indication of the financial aid that you will be awarded. Once your financial aid has been finalized you will be billed for any non-covered expenses.

What should I know before I register?

Information contained on the Register For Classes page is where you will find pertinent information regarding.

  • Pre-registration
  • Class Requirements
  • Registration Options


Which credit cards can be used?
At the time of registration, VISA, MasterCard, DISCOVER, and American Express are accepted forms of payment. Information on paying invoice charges can be found on the Payment Options page.