Registration Resources

Here you can find registration resources as you select your classes for the upcoming term.

J-Term 2019 Schedule

Spring 2019 Schedule

See below for policies pertaining to the academic calendar, drop/add dates and a printable copy of upcoming courses.

Academic Calendar

J-Term 2019

November 12, 2018 Registration opens
December 10, 2018 Non-degree registration
January 2, 2019

Classes begin (see J-Term 2019 Schedule as dates my vary)

Late registration fee in effect

January 8, 2019 Last day to drop without a W on record
January 21, 2019 Martin Luther King Holiday
January 24, 2019 Last day to drop without F on record
February 2, 2019

Classes end (see J-Term 2019 Schedule as dates may vary)

Late registration fee in effect

Spring 2019

November 12, 2018 Registration opens
January 24 & 25, 2019 Non-degree registration
February 4, 2019

Classes begin (see Spring 2019 Schedule as dates may vary)

Late registration fee in effect

February 15, 2019 Last day to drop without a W on record
March 25, 2019 Midterm break starts
April 1, 2019 Classes resume
April 19, 2019 Easter break
April 23, 2019 Classes resume
April 24, 2019 Last day to drop without F on record
May 18, 2019

Classes end (see Spring 2019 Schedule as dates may vary)


May 31, 2019

Incompletes due from Fall & J-Term


Hours: 5 a.m. (9 a.m. for first day of registration) to 12 a.m. (midnight), Monday through Sunday.

Note: With the start of classes the Murphy system is turned off and not available for registration. Any drop/adds must be completed with the registration office in Room 217 Opus Hall-Minneapolis campus or contact


  • Begin at the University of St. Thomas homepage at and click on Students and then Campus Resources > Class Registration & Schedule. Click the "Login to the Murphy Online secured area" link. Note: From, click on Apps & Tools and then click on Murphy Online.
  • A new page will appear where you will enter your information.
  • Enter your UST Username and password. This is the same username and password used for access to your UST Email and Blackboard. Then click on login.
  • Any questions or problems, please contact the IRT Tech Desk at (651) 962-6230 or


  • There are two areas available to students: Student Services and Personal Information.
  • Student Services: Click here to register for classes, look up classes, view holds, view your schedule, view grades, view transcripts and degree evaluations, and view account information.
  • Personal Information: Click here to view or update your personal data.


  • Click on Student Services and then on Registration.
  • The registration menu will appear. Click on add or drop classes. Select term page will appear.
  • Select term (e.g., Summer/Fall 2019) and click on submit.
  • Under ADD classes, enter the CRN (course reference number) number for the course.


  • Under ADD classes, enter the numerical 5-digit CRN (course reference number) number for the course. Note: The CRN number is not the course number/section. It is a 5-digit number used to identify a specific section of a course for a specific term.
  • If you do not know the CRN number for a course, either select "class search" or visit our Class Finder


  • Once you know the CRN numbers for the classes you wish to register, enter the numbers in the boxes under Add Classes and click on the “Submit Changes” button to register.
  • After you click submit, a confirmation page will appear listing approved 'web registered' courses as well as any errors that occurred. You will need to scroll to the bottom of the page to see the registration errors. “PREQ and TEST SCORE” means you are missing a pre-requisite for the course.
  • Once you have registered for classes using the MURPHY system you are officially enrolled and committed to attend class.
  • Students who decide not to attend must officially drop or withdraw from the classes; see drop procedures below.


  • To drop a course, you will need to use the drop down box under “Action.”
  • Change the box from none to Drop and scrolldown to click on “Submit Changes”.
  • A new page will now appear and the “Current Schedule” should now only show the courses that you are registered.
  • Note: through the first week of classes you may drop courses using the MURPHY system.  After the first week, the MURPHY system is turned off and you must officially change your registration by completing the required forms with the registration office, Room 217 Opus Hall-Minneapolis campus or contact (651) 962-4427/
  • When dropping a course be sure and note the tuition refund schedule.


  • If a course is closed and a wait list is available, you may add yourself to the waitlist.
  • Click on the Add/Drop classes link from the registration menu.
  • Enter the CRN number for the course and click on “Submit Changes.”
  • You will receive the registration error message “Closed--waitlisted” under “Status.” 
  • Click on the 'Action' drop down box and choose the waitlist code.
  • Click “Submit Changes” again. The course will now show in your schedule with the message “waitlisted” next to it.
  • When space becomes available in a closed course, the students on the waiting list will be contacted by the registration office.
  • Please do not attend a class for which you are waitlisted. Class sizes are set by the graduate school to accommodate the mission of the program, the teaching style of the instructor and the needs of the students.


  • If you wish to register for a course as an audit, register for the course and then contact the registration office at (651) 962-4427 or to change the course to an audit.
  • Note: you must have permission to register for a course as an audit.


  • You must have permission to register for more than 10 credits for fall and spring semesters and for more than 7 credits for summer.


  • At the top of the page, click on “Registration Menu” to return to the menu page and more options or click on exit to quit the application.

Students who wish to drop a course or withdraw from University of St. Thomas must initiate this process. Once classes begin, liability for the full semester is incurred. Total or partial refund of tuition is based on the following schedules (fees are not refundable). On-campus students, please reference the tuition tables below. For all Off-site students, please reference our Off Campus Refund and Enrollment Policies

J-Term 2019

Through Tuesday 1/8 100%
Through Tuesday 1/15 50%
After Tuesday 1/15 0%

Spring 2019

Through Friday 2/15 100%
Through Friday 2/22 80%
Through Friday 3/1 60%
Through Friday 3/8 40%
Through Friday 3/15 20%
After Friday 3/15 0%

Tuition Rates