Announcements and Important Dates

The Office of the University Registrar (OUR) provides a number of services to faculty and staff throughout the university. Please review the information found on these web pages, and if you have general questions, please send them to If you have questions about specific areas within the office, please send them to:

Bulletins, course catalog, and course requests:
Class and classroom scheduling:

Much of the work completed by the Office of the University Registrar (OUR) is driven by policies spelled out in the Faculty Handbook. Chapter 6 is particularly relevant.

Key Dates

December 10, 2019
Fall 2020 Schedules available in the DSV

January 31, 2020
First round Fall 2020 schedule submissions due via the DSV

February 5, 2020
Deadline for the submission of new courses, course changes, and curriculum codes for Fall 2020 on special topics courses; use the Online Course Request Program (visit Course Requests for more information).

February 24, 2020
Fall 2020 schedules released to departments in the DSV; department-owned classrooms will have been assigned; Schedule of Classes, course synopsis and textbook entry available to faculty/staff in DukeHub.

March 6, 2020
Second round Fall 2020 schedule submissions due via the DSV; departments that meet this deadline will be given priority in classroom assignments.

March 23, 2020
Fall 2020 Schedule of Classes and bookbags available for students in DukeHub.

April 1, 2020
Registration begins for Fall 2020.