College of Arts and Sciences
Planning for your first year of classes at Bethel is pretty easy. There is quite a bit of flexibility in when you take different classes. Your first schedule is just a place to get started. On these pages we provide you with the information and tools you need to make some choices for your first semester at Bethel. Our online registration form and instructions will ask you for some information about yourself, major(s) you are interested in, and your preferences for classes.
We want to be sure that you have the information you need and have time to make choices about the programs and courses that are best for you before you complete the online form. We have listed the types of questions you will want to know the answers to before you start filling out the online registration form. We also provide a pre-registration guide and links to online resources where you can learn about how you might answer these questions.
Want a checklist? If you would like to use a checklist for the things you need to know and do before you start the online pre-registration forms, click here. This information is also listed below.
Are you planning on participating in any co-curricular?
Which type of General Education courses are you interested in taking?
If you have 1) looked at the resources provided 2) can
answer the questions above, and 3) noted any placement exams you will need to
take, you are ready to go to the online pre-registration forms.
The priority deadlines for submitting your pre-registration information are:
The registrar will take the information you have provided on your pre-registration form and put together a schedule for you for your first semester at Bethel. When your schedule is ready you will receive an e-mail telling you how to access it electronically.