Registration Workshops

New Student Registration Workshops

Registration Workshops

We are excited to welcome you to be part of our St. Louis Community College family!  We know that you are excited about starting college and choosing courses that are right for you

Steps to Completing the New Student Registration Workshop

To get you off to a great start, we are requiring you to complete our three-step New Student Registration Workshop.

Step 1: New Student Presentation – available online or in-person at one of our computers in advising

Step 2: Academic Advising – in-person or virtually

Step 3: Registering for Classes

Before you Start the NSRW

You have two options for viewing the presentation –online through Blackboard or at one of our advising locations.

Viewing online

  1. Log in to Blackboard (use Chrome or Firefox)
  2. Under My Courses click on “New Student Registration Workshop Video”
  3. Click on the Start Here link on the left toolbar

Viewing in-person - drop-in during normal business hours to any one of our advising locations.

Once you have completed the videos and quizzes, your next step is to meet with an academic advisor on a drop-in basis during normal business hours. Contact Academic Advising if you need to schedule a virtual advising appointment for NSRW.

Once you have completed Academic Advising, you will be able to schedule and register for your classes.

  • How to Look up Classes and Register
  • Watch this video on how to register.
  • Staff Assistance is available in-person or over the phone - Enrollment Services or Academic Advising

After You Complete the NSRW

Archer Orientation

All new students are encouraged to attend Archer Orientation. The orientation sessions are designed with your success in mind. Each session is led by staff, faculty and successful student leaders and covers:

  • Tips for transitioning to college
  • What you can expect from classes
  • An inside look at campus and how to find your classrooms
  • Campus resources and services
  • Setting up your student email, Banner Self-Service and Blackboard
  • Getting your student ID and parking pass
  • Archer Orientations are completely free and available at each of our campuses and education centers.

SIgn up for Archer Orientation


Yes, New Student Registration Workshop is mandatory for all first-time-in-college students and dual enrollment students. We want you to have the information you need when getting started at STLCC.

No, you are welcomed to come to one of our locations to view the presentation.

You should contact our Help Desk at 314-539-5113. If you continue to have issues someone in academic advising will be able to assist.

No, if you are a first-time-in-college student or dual enrollment student you will need to complete the New Student Registration Workshop in order to register for your classes

We will need to have your official placement information on record before you can start Step 2 – Academic Advising. Your advisor will need this information to make course recommendations. If you have questions about what information is needed for placement, please visit

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