Online registration tutorials

These online registration tutorials are designed to help you use the Aurora Student registration system at the University of Manitoba.

Please go through them prior to registering - they will help you understand the different steps and terms used in the process.

You'll also find additional Faculty-specific information in the links on the right.

If you're a new student, it is strongly recommended that you go through the tutorials to help answer your questions before contacting a student advisor.

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*NEW* for 2016-2017 Course Registration:

Select courses will include a Waitlist function, allowing students to be added to a waitlist and notified when a space becomes available.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Students must have a U of M email account to receive Waitlist notifications.


Introduction to online registration tutorials

Tutorial series 1: Introduction to Aurora

Tutorial series 2: Before you Register

Tutorial series 3: Registering for Classes

Introduction to online registration tutorials

Running time: 0:54

 

Tutorial series 1: Introduction to Aurora

Online registration tutorial 1.1: Introduction to Aurora
Running time: 1:23

This tutorial will:

  • Introduce you to Aurora
  • Provide an overview of Aurora uses
  • Show you how to access Aurora

 

Online registration tutorial 1.2: Logging in to Aurora
Running time: 3:30

At the end of this tutorial you will know how to:

  • Log in to Aurora
  • Reset your Aurora PIN
  • Set up your Aurora security questions
  • Get help logging in to Aurora

 

Online registration tutorial 1.3: Using Aurora
Running time: 2:12

At the end of this tutorial you will know:

  • How to get around in Aurora
  • Options and tools available to you in Aurora

 

Tutorial series 2: Before you Register

Online registration tutorial 2.1: Choosing Courses
Running time: 3:38

At the end of this tutorial you will know how to:

  • Find your program and graduation requirements
  • Find out what rules apply to you
  • Find course selection and program planning resources
  • Find career planning and program exploration resources

 

Online registration tutorial 2.2: Look Up Classes using Aurora
Running time: 4:17

At the end of this tutorial you will know how to search the schedule of available classes using the Aurora "Look Up Classes" tool.

 

Online registration tutorial 2.3: Understanding Your Search Results
Running time: 4:33

At the end of this tutorial you will know how to:

  • Understand class schedule search results
  • Review search results for important registration information
  • Find timetable building and planning resources and help

 

Online registration tutorial 2.4: Confirm Registration Eligibility and Time
Running time: 3:48

At the end of this tutorial you will know how to:

  • Verify your eligibility to register
  • Determine if you are On Hold
  • Get your Registration Time

 

Tutorial series 3: Registering for Classes

Online registration tutorial 3.1: Introduction to Registration
Running time: 1:14

This tutorial will review:

  • The steps that you should complete prior to registration
  • Other important registration details

 

Online registration tutorial 3.2: Registering for Classes using Aurora – "Look Up Classes"
Running time: 2:59

At the end of this tutorial you will know how to:

  • Register for classes using the Aurora "Look Up Classes" tool
  • Understand registration error messages

 

Online registration tutorial 3.3: Confirming Your Registration
Running time: 1:21

At the end of this tutorial you will know how to:

  • Review your current registration
  • View your personal class schedule

 

Online registration tutorial 3.4: Checking and Paying Fees
Running time: 2:12

At the end of this tutorial you will know how to:

  • View your fee assessment
  • Determine fee payment deadlines
  • Find out about fee payment options
  • Find other important fee payment and assessment information

 

Online registration tutorial 3.5: Other Registration Examples
Running time: 2:33

At the end of this tutorial you will know how to:

  • Register for spanned courses
  • Register for courses with reserved seats

 

Online registration tutorial 3.6: Changing and Dropping Classes
Running time: 2:35

At the end of this tutorial you will know how to:

  • Change or drop courses
  • Drop spanned courses

 

Online registration tutorial 3.7: Registering for Classes using Aurora – "Add or Drop Classes"
Running time: 1:41

At the end of this tutorial you will know how to register for classes using the Aurora "Add or Drop Classes" worksheet.


Academic advisors - Always here for you

Need more help? If you still have questions after going through the tutorials, please contact your academic advisor.


Updated July 2016