Step 1: Register yourself in first-semester courses

Now that you have received your Class Registration email, you are ready to register. It is recommended to use a desktop or laptop computer for registration.

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Log into InsideCBU (bookmark this!).

Your password can be found in your Class Registration email, and your username is your student ID number.

Identify Courses

Review and print the Pre-Nursing Fact Sheet (bookmark this!)

Pre-Nursing Fact Sheet (PDF)

Review the sample plans on the third page of the Pre-Nursing Fact Sheet.



Your Transcript (PDF)

Review Your Unofficial Transcript


Check Off Completed Courses

Using your Unofficial Transcript, check-off completed courses on the second page of the Pre-Nursing Fact Sheet (see example below).



Complete the Schedule Planning Worksheet

Complete the Schedule Planning Worksheet on the second page of the Pre-Nursing Fact Sheet and identify the courses you will be registering for during the upcoming semester.

  • If you are not transferring in any “Pre-Nursing Required Requisites” and your English and/or Math Placement is ENG113E (4 units) and/or MAT095 you will be selecting from the 4.5-year or 5-year Pre-Nursing Plans.
  • Students are required to enroll in the English composition sequence until successfully completed.
  • It is not recommended to take anymore than two lab sciences in any one semester.
  • If you are a first-time freshman, the 4.5 year plan is recommended.


Register for Courses

Before Registering in Your Classes (PDF) 

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Before Registering in Your Classes

  1. Ensure you are logged into InsideCBU.
  2. Print Block Schedule.
  3. Click the Recommended GE List (bookmark this!).
  4. If you are an NCAA athlete, click the Varsity Athletic Practice Time Schedule.

Adding Classes (PDF)

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Adding Classes

  1. Click “Add/Drop Courses” Be patient and let the screen load!
  2. Make certain “Term” is set to “SP 2024”
  3. Click and submit “Complete the Registration Agreement form”
  4. Click “More Search Options”
  5. Change Section Status to “Open”
  6. Type desired course code (no spaces or dashes) into the “Course Code” field.  DO NOT add the course code to the Title box!
  7. Click "Search"
  8. Click the add bubble adjacent to your desired open section. Notice start and end dates.
  9. Click “Add Courses” at bottom of page
  10. View updated schedule at bottom of page. If course is not added, see error message.  
  11. Add course to your block schedule
  12. Repeat for next desired course
Your math and English placements were determined by any standardized test scores or transfer work submitted to CBU prior to admission. 

See how you can challenge your English or math placements.


Once you have registered for your courses, review your completed schedule (bookmark this!).

Contact Academic Advising

Phone: (951) 343-4567
Fax: (951) 343-4650
Hours: Monday–Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Yeager Center
First Floor, Room B146
8432 Magnolia Avenue
Riverside, CA 92504

Next Steps

Your enrollment at CBU is an easy two-step process. Head back to the welcome page to re-read the summary or proceed to the next step to fully register at CBU.