Registration + Records

The Registration + Records Office provides you with a wide variety of information and support services to help you progress successfully with your degree at Cornish. Here you will also find up-to-date information about course enrollment procedures, academic policies, how to get a transcript, what happens at commencement, and more.

The Registration + Records Office strives to maintain institutional credibility by consistently and fairly implementing institutional policies and procedures and by properly maintaining student academic records. We will provide efficient and timely service to students, the Cornish community and outside agencies. We are committed to serving students fairly and professionally and to promoting academic integrity and success within a collegial and artistic community.

To view our most recent Course Catalog, click the button below:
2020-21 Course Catalog

2019-20 Course Catalog

For information on Veteran’s Benefits at Cornish, click the button below:
Veteran’s Benefits

For information on Transfer Credits + other Transfer-related Questions, click the button below:
Transfer Credits

Find Us

The Registration + Records Office is located on the 3rd Floor of the Main Campus Center. Our regular office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 AM to 5 PM.

Please don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions, comments or suggestions.  To reach the Registration + Records Office by phone, call 206.726.5069  or you may also email.

Academic Advisors

Academic Advisors ensure students are on track for graduation, provide academic advising and help students navigate Cornish procedures. Academic Advisors collaborate with Chairs and Student Success Coaches to resolve student issues and concerns.

Academic advisors assist with a variety of questions or concerns relating, but not limited to:

  • Registration (add/drop, withdrawals, course authorizations, etc.)
  • Degree planning, evaluating academic progress, and understanding program requirements
  • Selecting Humanities & Science and college elective courses
  • Course substitutions
  • Transfer credits
  • Registration policies and forms
  • Credit By Exam and Prior Learning Experience credits
  • Leave of absence or withdrawal
  • Graduation checks



More Information



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