Winter Term Instructions

Your Winter Term Schedule


Regardless of your classification, you may register for Winter Term beginning the first day of the Spring registration period.  (NOTE: Freshmen are prohibited from taking Winter Term courses.)  Your PIN assigned for Spring also works for Winter.



Before the Drop/Add Deadline:  Simply drop the course on your NEST account.

After the Drop/Add Deadline:  Complete this Winter Term Withdrawal Form then submit it to  The form must be received by the Registrar's Office no later than 11:59 p.m. CST on Jan. 4, 2020.

Additionally, no University official signatures are required on the Winter Term Withdrawal Form.  You must sign it, though, and you are expected to notify your instructor and advisor of your withdrawal.

Drop Deadline

  • Dec. 17, 2019 for classes scheduled Dec. 16, 2019–Jan. 13, 2020

Withdrawal Deadline (Grade of "W" applies)

  • Jan. 4, 2020 for classes scheduled Dec. 16, 2019–Jan. 13, 2020

NOTE: You may contact the Registrar's Office with questions at or 402-280-2702.

Remember that Creighton University will be closed for the Christmas/New Year holiday Dec. 24, 2019–Jan. 1, 2020.  We will respond to messages once regular business resumes on Jan. 2, 2020.

Requests received by email or fax will be honored as of the date they are received.