Welcome to Valparaiso University
Important Academic Information for Registration
⇒ Arrive at Valparaiso at least 1 week before the registration starts – the Graduate School contacts all new students regarding New Student Orientation
⇒ Meet with academic advisor, Kimberly Tomkiewicz, during New Student Orientation to register for classes.
⇒ Get your One Card at the Christopher Center Library Services building.
Course Descriptions are found in the Graduate School Catalog.
Cohort Registration for Classes
All first semester students in the MSIT program are required to take the same, pre-requisite courses for successful completion of the program. These include:
IT 502 Introduction to Programming
IT 510 Introduction to Information Technology
LS 608 Professional Writing and Research
GRD 500 Graduate Student Success (for international students only, zero credit course)
Advising Hold – Academic Advising holds will be placed on your account prior to registration. You must communicate with your advisor regarding your intended schedule to have the advising hold lifted from your account.
Student Health Center – If you have not submitted all necessary health documents (international students only) to the VU Health Center. You must work with that office to have this hold removed.
Graduate School – The Graduate School may have an administrative hold on your account. You must work with that office to have this hold removed.
Student Accounts – If you have outstanding fees, you must contact Student Accounts office in Kretzmann Hall.