Summer and Fall Registration


Graduate Nursing Students Registering for the Summer and Fall 2018 Semesters:

The following is important information for you to have in order to register for the Summer and Fall 2018 semester. Please read this thoroughly and follow the directions carefully.

All registration is completed on-line from Wednesday, March 28, 2018 through Friday,  April 13, 2018 for the Summer and Fall  2018 Semesters. Registration begins at 9:00 am on the 28th and will end at 5:00 pm on the 13th.

Courses cannot be added or dropped on-line after April 13, 2018 at 5:00 pm.

Please note that if you try to register and find that  you have a HOLD on your account, then you will need to address any questions with the office who put the hold on (in most instances it is the Bursar or Financial Aid Office). We in the Graduate Office are unable to release a hold that we did not put on.

Registration Procedure

1.  Review your program plan and identify those courses you plan to take in the Summer and Fall.

2.  Review the Summer 2018 and Fall 2018 course schedule and select those courses you plan to take.

    Also, review the electives available for each semester

3. Contact your advisor and discuss your selections.

4. Obtain your registration pin number for each semester (Summer and Fall) from your advisor and register on line via Novasis.

On-line registration is NOT permitted before March 28, 2018 or after April 13, 2018 and you must complete the process by 5 pm on April 13, 2018.  Please note that after April 13, 2018, course enrollments for the Summer and Fall will be reviewed.  If enrollments are not sufficient to sustain a course, the course will be cancelled.  To view course schedules and to check for open sections of courses, you may access the Master Schedule on the web via NOVASIS, Villanova’s student information system.


  • Please remember that if you plan to graduate in August 2018, your graduation application must be submitted by June 1st.
  • December 2018 graduates must submit applications by October 1st.
  • Applications for Fall practicum and Independent Study are due October 1st.
  • All Applications are available on our College of Nursing Student Materials site.

Questions about Registration?

If you have questions about the registration process, contact the Graduate Nursing Program Office at 610-519-4934 or

Spring 2019 Registration

Summer and Fall 2018 registration begins in March. Information will be available in the future for Spring 2019.