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Returning Students

Returning Full-Time and Returning Part-Time Students

Returning students are encouraged to register for classes promptly each semester in order to ensure their best schedule.V
View the Academic and Registration calendars, as well as term start dates, census dates, and withdrawal deadlines.

When you are ready to register, follow these steps:

Step One:

View your “My Progress” screen on Student Planning to figure out which courses you need to take.  You can access Student Planning via logging into Ocean Connect.

Add Courses and Sections to your plan prior to registration, then just click “Register Now” when registration opens.

Don’t know how to use Student Planning?  It’s easy to learn how.

Step Two:

See your advisor to make sure you’re taking the right classes.

Don’t know who your advisor is?

Log on to Ocean Connect . . . . Click WebAdvisor. . . .Click “Students”. . . . .Click “My Profile”. Your advisor or advising department is listed in your Academic Profile.

Email your advisor, or stop by their office, to set up an appointment.

Step Three:

Register and pay for your courses.

Most students can register for their courses online.  In Student Planning, go to the Plan and Schedule tab.  When you have added your courses and course sections, just click “Register Now”.

Did you know….

You can spread out your payments by setting up a payment plan?

Yes.  Please access the Study on Campus or Study On-line titles on Click on “Paying for College”.

You can pay online?

Click “Student Finance” on Ocean Connect to start the process.

You can apply for a Foundation Scholarship?

Go to for more information including application deadlines.

Students without online access, or students experiencing difficulties registering online, can also register in person in the Office of Registration & Records, Monday–Thursday, 8:00 a.m.- 8:00 p.m. and Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Questions? Contact the Advising Office at 732 255-0300 or You can also stop by and see us Monday–Thursday, 8:00 a.m.- 8:00 p.m. and Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.