Spring 2019 Registration


Graduate Nursing Students Registering for the Spring 2019 Semester:

The following is important information for you to have in order to register for the Spring 2019 semester. Please read this thoroughly and follow the directions carefully.

All registration is completed on-line from Monday, November 5, 2018 through Friday, November 16, 2018 for the Spring 2019 Semester. Registration begins at 9:00 am on the 5th and will end promptly at 5:00 pm on the 16th.

Courses cannot be added or dropped on-line after November 16, 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 Spring.

2.  Review the Spring 2019 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 from your advisor and register on line via Novasis.

On-line registration is NOT permitted before November 5, 2018 or after November 16, 2018 and you must complete the process by 5 pm on November 16, 2018.  Please note that after November 16, 2018, course enrollments for the Spring 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 May 2019, your graduation application must be submitted by February 1st.
  • August 2019 graduates need to submit their graduation applications by July 1st.
  • Applications for Summer and Fall practicum and Independent Study are due February 1st.

All Application are available on our Fitzpatrick College of Nursing Student Materials

Questions about Registration?

If you have questions about the registration process, contact the Graduate Nursing Program Office at 610-519-4934 or nursing.graduate@villanova.edu.

Summer and Fall 2019 Registration

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