1. Use the following link:
  2. Use your UPIKE login and password
  3. Click the box ‘Course Catalog’
  4. If you have notifications, they will appear under your name in the top right-hand corner.  Most notifications will not allow you to register for classes until the HOLD has been removed.
  5. The default setting is ‘Subject Search’.  All subjects (i.e. Religion) appear as you scroll-down.  You can search by subject for a specific class.
  6. Recommend using ‘Advanced Search’.   Advanced Search allows you to search by term (i.e. Spring 2021 1st 8-Weeks), courses and sections, day of week, academic level, time of day, and course type.
  7. When you select a subject, scroll-down and click the SEARCH button.  All active courses listed in the current catalog will display.  You can scroll-down to the course you wish to register for or you can type in the ‘Search for courses…’ box the course department and number (i.e. BUS 216)
  8. Once you find the course you want to place on your schedule, click on the box ‘View Available Sections for BUS 216’
  9. If the course is available on an upcoming term, you will click the ‘Add Section to Schedule’
  10. Section Details will display.  Click on the box ‘Add Section’
  11. Repeat the process for courses for which you plan to register for a specific term.
  12. Return to Home.  Select the box ‘Student Planning’; then select Go to Plan & Schedule.
  13. Find the term (i.e. Spring 2021 1st 8-Weeks) for which you requested courses on by clicking on the arrows (< >).  Repeat the process for other terms.
  14. You should see your courses on the left side of your screen.  If they appear in the color ‘yellow’, click on a course to see more detail.
  15. Click on the BLUE box ‘Register’ or ‘Registrar Now’ for all courses planned.  If you are unable to click the box it is because you have a HOLD or registration is not available at this time.  You may also receive a message if the class is closed or you do not meet the prerequisite.
  16. Repeat this process for the next course(s).
  17. You are now registered!


If you need assistance or have questions, please contact:  Get IT Help ( or


Students must clear all registration holds before registration can occur for any classes!  Holds can include the following: overdue library materials, missing financial aid paperwork, filing your FAFSA, missing transcripts, and/or outstanding balance with the Business Office.


  • Select Advanced Search
  • Select Section Listing
  • Select Term with pull-down menu

After refining your search; scroll to bottom and click <Search>

Understanding Your Class Schedule

Building Codes

  • ACAD – Academy Building (Coleman College of Business)
  • ADM – Administration Building
  • ARM – Armington Learning Center
  • COAL – Coal Building
  • CTC – Community Technology Center
  • HOOP – Hoops Athletic Facility
  • HY – Hybrid (Online & Classroom)
  • HPE – Health Professions Education Building
  • LIB – Allara Library
  • Online CANVAS
  • REC – Record Memorial Building
  • TBA – To Be Announced

Meeting Days

  • M – Monday
  • W – Wednesday
  • MW – Monday/Wednesday
  • F – Friday
  • MWF – Monday/Wednesday/Friday
  • T – Tuesday
  • R – Thursday
  • TR – Tuesday/Thursday
  • MTWR – Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday
  • MTRF – Monday/Tuesday/Thursday/Friday

UPIKE Acronyms and Abbreviations

  • AS Associate of Science
  • ACE Academic and Cultural Enrichment program
  • BA Bachelor of Arts
  • BBA Bachelor of Business Administration
  • BS Bachelor of Science
  • CAF City View Café
  • CAS College of Arts and Sciences
  • CCOB Coleman College of Business
  • DO Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
  • ESON Elliott School of Nursing
  • FAFSA Free Application for Federal Student Aid
  • GA Graduate Assistant
  • MA Master of Arts
  • MBA Master of Business Administration
  • KYCO Kentucky College of Optometry
  • KYCOM Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • PCOE Patton College of Education
  • OD Doctor of Optometry
  • OMSP Osteopathic Medical Scholars Program
  • OSP Optometric Scholarship Program
  • RA Resident Assistant
  • SGA Student Government Association