Courses with Special Registration

How to register for courses that require special registration.

Non-admitted or nondegree first-time registration

  • If you're not an enrolled, degree-seeking student at the University of Minnesota, you can register for an undergraduate Mathematics course for credit through the College for Continuing and Professional Studies (CCAPS)
  • CCAPS also provides information about tuition, fees, resources, and frequently asked questions. 

Math courses for CBS students

  • MATH 1241 and 2241 registration is restricted to College of Biological Sciences (CBS) students.
  • Check with your college advisor to ensure courses meet your specific program requirements.
  • Registration questions:

CSE Calculus courses

Lower-level Honors Math courses

How to register for MATH 1571H, 1572H, 2573H, 2574H, 3592H, or 3593H:

  • Students admitted to the University Honors Program (UHP) will be able to register for one of these MATH courses based on their prerequisites or MOLS placement scores.
  • If unable to register, please send an email from your UMNTC email account to

Upper-level Honors Math courses

The following procedure pertains to MATH 5285H, 5286H, 5345H, 5615H, and 5616H registration.

8xxx-level graduate Math courses

  • Email with registration permission questions about 8xxx-level Math courses. 
  • Undergraduate student requests are vetted by the Honors Math advisor and the course instructor.

Capstone and independent or directed study

CLA Capstone (MATH 4995 or 4997W)

MATH 4991 (CPT course registration)

Email for the Curricular Practical Training (CPT) permissions process.

MATH 4992 or 4993

Use the Directed Research/Directed Study contract.


Undergraduate Mathematics Office
115 Vincent Hall