Registering for classes in MyRED is an easy process once you understand the steps. Before starting the registration process log into MyRED using your NUID and password that you set up through the TrueYou system.
Click on each topic below to expand the tutorial.
Launch the Scheduler
Navigate to the enrollment tab
In the main navigation bar, click on Enrollment.
Launch the Scheduler
To access the Scheduler and enroll in classes, click the Build Schedule & Enroll button. It does not matter which term tab is selected prior to clicking the Build Schedule & Enroll button. You will get to choose your term once the Enrollment Scheduler has launched.
Once the Enrollment Scheduler is launched, choose the semester for which you wish to create a schedule. Click Save and Continue.
Next, select the campus locations from which you wish to take classes. Click Save and Continue.
You can begin planning your schedule on the Plan Schedule Tab. If it is gray, as shown below, you are already on that tab.
Here are some filters that can be edited during the planning process.
*Note: These filters can be adjusted at any time throughout the course selection process.
Here is a quick video on how to use filters.
The Online Distance instruction methods are asynchronous, meaning they do not have a set time to meet for class. The Web Conferencing instruction method is synchronous, meaning you will need to meet at a certain time with your instructor and class using a platform like Zoom. More info can be found at How to Choose Courses.
Once your filters are set, you can begin Adding Courses and Adding Breaks.
Adding Courses - Overview
ADDING COURSES- Overview
To add courses, click the Add Course button.
You will be provided with multiple options to use when searching for courses.
- By Subject- Allows you to search by the Subject and Course
- Search by Section Attribute- Allows you to search for specific courses that fulfill ACE requirements or have specific attributes
- My Planner- Pulls in the courses planned in your Degree Planner
*NOTE: If you are searching for a hidden class, or need to search for a class using the Class Number, add it to your shopping cart prior to launching the Enrollment Scheduler using the Quick Search bar.
When selecting courses using the By Subject or Search By Section Attribute search options, you can read the description of the course.
When using the Search By Section Attributes option, you can search for ACE courses, In Person / Remote Split Instruction, Related Section – In Person & Web Conferencing, Related Section - Online & In Person, and Related Sections – Online & Web Conferencing.
If you’d like to use this course when generating potential schedules, select it by clicking the Add Course button. Courses will be added to your Courses column on the right-hand side.
To remove a course, click the “X” on the right.
Once all courses are added to the Courses column, click the Done button to go back to the Plan Schedule page.
All of your selected courses will display under the Courses section. If you wish to remove one of these courses use the corresponding red “X” to delete that course from your list.
Adding Courses - Selecting Sections
ADDING COURSES- Selecting Sections
To choose specific sections, click Sections.
This will display all visible section offerings of the course, and the specific course information including section number, instructor, campus, and class meeting patterns.
Related sections will be shown underneath the corresponding lecture. Note that they have may have different Campuses and Day(s) & Location(s). For more information about course delivery, see the How to Choose Courses page.
Here is an example of a class with both In Person and Online Distance delivery methods.
Here is an example of a class with a Web Conferencing delivery method.
Here is an example of a course with related sections that are both In Person and Online Distance delivery methods.
Additional information, including credit hours, number of seats available, session information, and class notes can be found by clicking the blue information icon.
By default, all sections will be checked to be included in the generated schedules. To choose certian sections, check or uncheck the boxes on the lefthand side.
The Advanced Filters option offers another way to filter by Instructor and for Section Attributes.
Here's a video showing how to add breaks. Written instructions with screenshots are below.
To add breaks to block out times for life activities, click the Add Break button.
Once your break is entered, click the Save Break button.
To add additional breaks, continue to use the Add Break button.
Breaks can be edited by selecting Edit and Removed using the red “X”.
You can generate possible schedules using the Generate Schedules button.
*Please note: Schedules will be generated using all checked courses, sections, and breaks. You can check and uncheck courses, sections and breaks freely, but you must click Generate Schedules after each change is made to regenerate and display accurate results.
To further customize your schedules, click Advanced Options.
You can add Class Padding time between classes. This feature allows you to ensure a minimum amount of time between all classes in your schedule.
Once possible schedules are generated, you can view and choose your most desired schedule.
There are multiple ways to view schedules once they have been generated.
You can view a simplified calendar of the schedule by hovering over the magnifying glass next to each individual schedule.
To view the schedule in more detail, select View.
The expanded schedule displays more details in a larger visual format. You may also print and email possible schedules.
Below is a schedule including In Person and Online Distance delivery classes.
Here is an example of what a class using Web Conferencing delivery looks like in a schedule. Notice that it also has a day and time, but no classroom, as it will use an online platform, like Zoom, to meet at the decided time and day(s).
You can view different generated schedules by using the navigation arrows.
Schedules can be favorited and named by clicking the “heart” button.
It is also possible to lock down class sections. This can be done by clicking on the “LOCK” for the corresponding class section. As you lock courses, the number of possible schedules can change.
*Note: Online classes will not show in the visual graphic because they do not have an in-person meeting time/location.
You can compare schedules side by side on the Plan Schedule page by checking at least 2 schedules to view, and clicking Compare.
This will give a visual, side by side comparison of the schedules.
Add to Shopping Cart
Add to Shopping Cart
Once you have chosen your preferred schedule, click Send to Shopping Cart. You can only send one schedule to your shopping cart.
*Note: Adding a class to your shopping cart does not reserve your spot in that class and does not mean you are registered. You can leave classes in your shopping cart as long as you want, but you are not actually registered in them until you complete the registration process.
As you add the class sections to the shopping cart, you will be prompted to set your class preferences (grading basis and/or number of credit hours if applicable). These preferences can be changed later if needed. Click Next to advance to the next class.
Once preferences have been set for all classes, click Finish.
Once the classes are in the shopping cart, you have the option to Edit Your Cart and/or Register.
To edit your shopping cart before enrollment, click Edit Cart.
Editing your shopping cart allows you another opportunity to change grading basis, variable credit hours, enter permission codes if applicable, and remove courses from the cart.
When changes are made, click Save. If no changes are needed, click Cancel to return.
Enroll in Classes
Enroll in Classes
To register for classes, navigate to the Shopping Cart page and click Register.
You will be prompted to confirm that you want to register.
Cancel will return you to the shopping cart.
Continue will process your enrollment.
Once the processes have completed registration results are displayed. Carefully review any error messages you receive and take action to resolve the errors.
*Please note: Successfully enrolled classes will be added to the Current Schedule page. Unregistered classes will remain in the shopping cart. Either remove them or successfully complete the enrollment process.