Skip to main content
Office of the Registrar

Dartmouth College
Office of the Registrar
6014 McNutt Hall
Hanover, NH 03755-3541

Phone: (603) 646-2246
Fax: (603) 646-2247
Email: registrar@Dartmouth.EDU

Student Guide: How to use DartHub to Register for Courses

Step by step instructions are listed below. If you have any questions on this process, please contact or stop by the office.

Go to the Course Registration Quick Reference Guide for a printable pdf guide.

STEP 1: After logging into DartHub, select the "Course Election and Registration" tile.

Course Election and Registration Tile

STEP 2: Select the term.

select term

STEP 3: Search for the CRN using the Course Search button.

course search

STEP 3: Using the Timetable, locate the class you wish to elect using either Subject Area(s) or General Education Requirements buttons.

subject search

STEP 4: Find your class by subject, and click the Search for Courses button.

select econ from ttable

STEP 5: Add Course(s) to worksheet using the checkboxes.

econ 001


STEP 6: Once the CRN has been added to your worksheet, click Submit Changes.

submit econ001

This course has now been elected.

elected courses with action drop down

At the end of the election period, all selections will be processed and made available to you within a week.


Below is a guide to the error messages you may receive while registering for courses.

Instructor Permission Needed

Instructor Permission Needed 

Time Conflict

time conflict 

Prerequisite not met  pre req not met 
Lab Section required

Lab Section required 

Lecture section required Lecture Section required 
Discussion section required Discussion Section Required
Duplicate CRN  Duplicate CRN
Already taken course Repeat Course  
Unable to select course from Timetable - Already Selected Course Already Selected 
Unable to select course from Timetable - Not Eligible Not Eligible 
Ineligible to take course ineligible to take course 
Ineligible to take course at this level ineligible to take course at this level


Important: The Timetable of Class Meetings contains the most up-to-date information about a course. It includes not only the meeting time and instructor, but also its official distributive and/or world culture designation. This information supersedes any information you may see elsewhere, to include what may appear in the ORC/Catalog or on a department/program website. Note that course attributes may change term to term therefore those in effect are those (only) during the term in which you enroll in the course.

Last Updated: 9/5/18