New Student Advising and Registration

Inver Hills has made getting started with college easy with our New Student Advising and Registration session. Sign in below to select your date. The session will run approximately 3 hours; please plan accordingly.

Student ID* (8 digits)
Password* For the password, enter your birth date in YYMMDD format. For example, if your birthdate is March 26, 1993, enter 930326. Call (651) 450-3503 if you have trouble logging in.

NOTE: Our final orientation for the Spring 2018 semester is Wednesday, January 3; however, if you are ready for orientation and still wish to register for spring semester, we are happy to work with you!

Come in to Counseling & Advising located on the 2nd floor of the College Center Building, on Thursday, January 4 between 9 am-5 pm or Friday, January 5 between 9 am-3 pm.

Students must have completed the assessment requirement or have the assessment waived. The individual session will focus on academic advising and course selection. It is advised students review new student material by completing the online orientation at Students will be assisted on a first come first serve basis and can expect to meet with an advisor for approximately 30 minutes. Please call ahead to inquire about wait times, 651-450-3508.

PSEO Students: do not use this page to sign up for orientation; your acceptance letter will include orientation information.

Veteran Students: If you are receiving VA benefits, do not use this page to sign up for orientation. You will meet with an Inver Hills Counselor to register for classes and complete your paper work for receiving veteran benefits. If you have questions, you may call 651-450-3508 or email

Transfer Credits

If you have credits to transfer from previously attended colleges, submit official transcripts to the Enrollment Center. Submit your transcripts at least one week in advance to ensure that a transfer credit evaluation will be completed by the time you attend your session. Tell me more about transfer credit evaluation.

What to expect at Orientation

  • A tour of campus resources
  • Take and receive your student picture ID
  • Learn about options to pay for school and which classes to choose
  • Register for courses!

Learn more

Contact an admissions representative at 651-450-3000 or, or visit the Admissions homepage.

If you would like to request reasonable accessibility accommodations to any part of the orientation process, please contact Randi Goettl, Disability Services Coordinator, at or or 651-450-3884.