Online registration tutorials (HTML5)

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.

Need Youtube versions of our tutorials? Take a look at our main tutorial page.


*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.