All registration for courses is done through Carleton Central.

To begin your registration, select the Summer term. There are four steps to complete in order to register. Complete each step in the order presented to ensure your registration is successful.

STEP 1: Getting Started

STEP 2: Build Your Timetable/Registration

We suggest you complete Step 1 and build your timetable before your time-ticket begins. Steps 3 and 4 can only be accessed once your time-ticket has started:

STEP 3: Student Timetable

STEP 4: Opt-Out of Optional Non-Tuition Fees (no longer available after December 18, 2019)

STEP 5: Payment Arrangements & Account Summary


For students encountering difficulties using Carleton Central there is an extensive help menu that can be accessed by clicking “HELP”. If you require further information, you are encouraged to contact the appropriate department. If you have questions regarding registration, please contact the Registrar’s Office.

For technical assistance (e.g. you are unable to log in), please visit the Information Technology Services website.

Your Carleton Email

Your Carleton email is very important as all correspondence from the University will be sent to this address.  Also, the University will only respond to correspondence sent from your Carleton email address (see section 2.3.1 of the Undergraduate Calendar for the university policy on electronic communication).

Your Carleton email address will be in the form of Once activated, you can access your email through the MyCarleton portal. If you need help setting up your email account, contact Information Technology Services (ITS) at 613-520-3700, or visit their website for more information.