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Advising Authorization is a task performed by Advisors after a term has been activated for registration.  All Undergraduate Students at UMBC must have Advising Authorization before they can register for classes.

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If a student has ever been a different program at UMBC (graduate, certificate, ELI, etc), you will likely need to use the scrolling arrows to ensure you are on the correct authorization page.

Notes about Advising Authorization

Summer and Winter sessions do not require advising authorization.

Non-degree seeking students do not require advising authorization.

If you have questions, Contact The Office for Academic & Pre-Professional Advising



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