Office of the Registrar Online Services

Become a Student - Apply Now

Before you can start registering for courses, you must apply to become an AU student. There is a non-refundable application fee.

Once you complete the application process, you will be issued a student ID number. This ID number is your User ID for logging into my AU, our student portal.

Undergraduate Application

After finishing this application, you may register in a course immediately.

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Graduate Application

Graduate applicants must wait for admission approval before registering in a course.

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Student Financial Aid

If you are planning to attend AU and apply for Government Student Financial Assistance (SFA), there is important information you will need to know after you have applied to be a student.

Apply SFA

Need Help?

For more about applying and registering to AU visit admissions or request assistance.

Current Students

Register for a Course

If you are already an AU student, login to register.

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Course Availability

Find out if a course is open for registration.

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Change Program

Current students must log in, then click on Change Program in the left menu bar.

Other Information

International Applicants

See our International Student Guidelines .

Collaborating Institutions

If you are attending a collaborating institution and taking an AU course for credit, contact our advisors to register.

The personal information collected on this site and any other personal information collected and maintained as part of a student's record will be used for the purpose of admission, registration, issuing income tax receipts, scholarships and awards, convocating, sending educational material and information, and for university research and planning. Certain personal information will also be disclosed to Statistics Canada, as required by the Statistics Act (Canada), and Alberta Advanced Education (to meet reporting requirements), and by agreement, to the Students Association and Alumni Relations for the purpose of membership, fee collection, and contacting students. This information is collected under authority of the Post-secondary Learning Act that mandates the programs and services offered by Athabasca University and section 33(c) of the Alberta Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. It will be protected by the Alberta Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. If you have any questions about the collection and use of this information, contact, Coordinator, Registration Services, Athabasca University, 1 University Drive, Athabasca, AB Canada T9S 3A3 Telephone: 780.675.6100