What computer do I use?
You may use any PC
or MAC, on- or off-campus. We
suggest that you use Internet Explorer, 4.0 or above.
What must I do before I register?
on-line, eligible students MUST meet
with their advisor to plan a schedule and get a regsitration PIN (needed
to register for fall and spring semester classes).· Students
studying on off-campusprograms will NOT need
PIN to register for fall and spring semester
meeting with their advisor is not required before students
register for May, June, and July Term classes, students are
encouraged to consult with their advisor before they register..
Students studying on off-campus
will NOT need
PIN to register for Spring classes.
When can I register?
for spring and fall semester classes at your assigned time.
enrolled students will receive an e-mail about when they may
register for May, June and July Term classes.
What do I need when I register on-line?
1. Your ID number & PIN
2. If you are registering for fall or spring semester
classes, your registration PIN (received
from your advisor).
If you are currently studying on an off-campus program or you
are registering for May, June, or July Terms, you do NOT need
a registration PIN.
3. Your proposed schedule
4. Alternate course choices
5. The CRNs (Class Reference Numbers) of all the
you wish to register for; CRNs of each class are listed in
Helpful Hint: Having all
written down ahead of time will make registering easier and
Helpful Hint: Having alternate
prepared ahead of time will also make registration easier
Where do I go if I forgot my PIN?
If you have lost your PIN and you've logged into your KnowHopePlus account
on the "Forgot PIN?" button. You'll
with the question you set when you first logged in. If
your security question correctly, you'll be able to reset
your own PIN.
If you're not able
to do this or have lost your PIN or Registration PIN, you
to the Registrar's
Office with your ID.
How do I get to the registration screen?
1) Go to KnowHopePlus from
(Internet Explorer is recommended)
2) Enter Secure
3) Enter your ID number
4) Registrar, Financial
Student Accounts then
6) Register for Classes and Add/Drop Classes
will ask you to submit
from the pull-down
you are registering for fall or spring semester classes,
the system will ask for your registration PIN (available
from your advisor). If you are currently studying
on an off-campus program or are registering for May, June
or July Terms, you do not need
a registration PIN.
In the Register
Helpful Hint: There may
that you cannot enroll in. When
a Registration Errors table will be created in the middle
of your Register and Add/Drop Classes screen. The
go away as soon as you complete another function.
Remember: You will lose
table when you perform another function. If you want to remember those classes, write
them down so
you may refer to them later in the session.
How can I check to make sure my registration
go to the menu, select Student
Schedule. All the courses you've registered for are labeled "RE"/"Registered." If
you put yourself
for any classes,
on your schedule
labeled "WL"/"Wait-Listed." If
see any classes
as "WL" you
Register for Classes and Add/Drop Classes:
See classes you have already
registered for in the selected term
Register for classes by entering
CRNs into the
Register and Add Class table, then
click Submit Changes
See any registration errors
that may have occurred
See total credit hours you
have registered for in the selected term
Look-up classes to add:
Search for classes that are
You may search by: Subject,
General Education Attribute, Time of Day (you must ALWAYS
have a Subject selected)
Helpful Hint: The more specific
the faster the response.
Classes that fit your search
criteria entered previously will be displayed
See Days and Times of Classes
requested in search
See number of total seats (Capacity) and the number of seats still available in the class
See Instructor and Location
See General Education Attribute
assigned to class
on far right of screen
Register for a class by clicking
in the box
directly to the left of the CRN and then click the Register button
below the table. The Add to Worksheet button will only put the CRN in the table in the
A "C" to the left of the
CRN means the
class is closed
Change Class Credit:
If you have
registered for a class with variable credit hours and would
like to change
of credit hours, you may do so.
The variable hours will appear
in a box.
Click in the box and enter
the number of hours you desire.
Helpful Hint: The range
will appear to the right of the box. The
you select must fall within this range.
Registration Fee Assessment:
tuition and fee charges based on your enrollment for the
schedule in a day/time grid.
Common Error Messages & How
to Handle Them:
drop last class
may not leave Hope without notifying the proper
Get a non-return form from the Registrar's
Office if you want to leave Hope.
If you wish to drop the class in
order to add another, do the
class is at its limit.
is a waitlist available.
your name on the waitlist. Click
here to find out how to add your name
to a waitlist. You'll
receive an e-mail from the Registrar's
Office telling you when to check if
you got permission to enroll in
must register for a co-requisite class to
be taken during the same term as this class.
the Class Schedule for a note on the co-requisite
course(s). If problem persists, contact the Registrar's
does not exist
CRN you have entered is not known by the system
the Class Schedule and to find a correct CRN.
from the Department Chairperson is required
to register for the course.
you receive written permission from the Department
Chairperson, come to the Registrar's Office
with the permission form.
CRSE with Sec xxx
have already registered for this course/section.
a different class to add to your schedule.
from Instructor is required to register for
you receive the written permission of the
Instructor, come to the Registrar's Office
with the signed permission
section conflicts with another class for which
you are already enrolled.
a different class. Or,
if you have faculty permission, come to the
Registrar's Office to override the time conflict.
Finding Your Way Through Web Registration
Registering For Courses That Require
for a class that has been flagged for special approval (instructor
dept chair signature), come to the Registrar's Office. Please
make sure that
you bring the signed permission form with you.
If you are
on an off-campus program, please e-mail ADVISING@hope.edu several
before your registration time. We'll follow up with the appropriate departments
so you can
get permission to enroll in the class.
Registering For Variable Credit Hour
If a class
is listed in the class schedule with a range of hours, 1
to 3, it
is a variable
credit hour class. To
hours, follow these steps:
Register for the class as you
normally would. The
lowest variable hour will display in the Cred column
on your Register
for Classes Add/Drop Classes screen.
If you would like to change
the number of credit hours, click on the Change Class Credit Hours button at the bottom of the screen.
The variable credit hour class
on the Change Class Credit Hours screen with a box in the Credit
Hours row that will allow you to change the number
Checking For Available Seats In A
To check for
available seats in a class, click on the Class
Highlight the correct subject
and enter the class number, click on the Get Classes button at the bottom of the screen.
The system will bring up that
the right you will see: Cap,
by department; Act, actual enrollment at that moment; Rem,
Helpful Hint: % is a wildcard. If
to expand your course number search, you can use the wildcard
in the course number box. For example: 1%
you all one-hundred level course numbers for the chosen subject
(101, 105, 134.).
Adding Your Name to a Wait List for
try to register for
a course/section that is fully enrolled, the Registration
the Status column will say, "CLOSED-xxx WAIT
LISTED". You MUST take Action to put yourself on the
put yourself on
the wait list:
In the Registration Errors
table click on the pull-down menu in the Action column, then
choose Wait Listed, then
click on Submit Changes button at the bottom of
Dropping Classes From Your
To drop a class, go to the
Register for Classes and Add/Drop Classes screen
The classes you're registered
for will appear in the Current Schedule section
Click on the pull-down menu
in the Action column
click on Submit Changes button at the bottom of
Helpful Hint: Be very careful
a class. Other
may be registering at the same time you are. The class may
no longer be available later on in your session.
Printing Your Schedule:
will be available immediately. Through
Menu, choose Printable Schedule.
Helpful Hint: You can print
Internet Explorer. Netscape
not allow you to print.
Registering for a class with an attached
drill, help session, or lab:
must be taken together, they are linked. Example: a language lecture class may be linked with
drill class. If
register for both classes at the same time, you will receive
an error message.
have been linked, it is
noted in the class schedule, "Students
register for xxx."
classes, enter all the linked CRNs before you click on Submit Changes.
Helpful Hint: When you are
for a class that has a discussion section, make sure you
also register for the discussion section.