Re-enrollment Procedures

Re-enrollment Procedures

Preferred Deadlines for Submitting Re-enrollment

Spring 2018
December 15, 2017

Summer 2018
Intersession & Session 1 - April 27, 2018
Session 2 - June 8, 2018

Fall 2018
August 3, 2018

Spring 2019
December 14, 2018

Receipt of Re-enrollment after the preferred deadline may result in additional late registration fees ($250 plus $6 per class) and the inability to schedule courses for your intended major. Also, there may be a delay in access and processing of financial aid. The University re-enrollment deadline is 5:00 p.m. on the Friday before the first day of classes.

Overview of Re-Enrollment Process

  1. Student submits re-enrollment form and check or money order for $20 to Penn State Altoona Registrar’s Office
  2. Registrar’s Office sends form to program coordinator for review
  3. Program Coordinator sends approval or denial to Registrar’s Office
  4. Registrar’s Office notifies student by email through LionPATH confirming or denying re-enrollment
  5. If approved, Registrar’s Office enters student information into LionPATH
  6. LionPATH sends an automated email with log-on information to student
  7. Student logs on to LionPATH and completes Pre-Registration Activity Guide and Financial Responsibility Agreement
  8. Student is ready to meet with an adviser and add classes per the set Registration/Enrollment date

Re-Enrollment Form | Returning Adult Learner Re-Enrollment Form

Helpful Tips

  • We encourage all students to meet with an adviser before submitting a Re-Enrollment request to confirm eligibility for intended major
  • All holds must be removed from a student record before a Re-Enrollment can be processed.

For questions regarding the status of re-enrollment, contact the Registrar’s Office at 814-949-5035 or

For questions regarding billing and tuition, contact the Bursar’s Office at 1-800-848-9843, Option 8.