Registration Information

Registration is conducted at the Tsaile and Shiprock campuses and at regional sites. Students are encouraged to pre-register each semester. During registration, students are assigned an academic advisor to provide guidance on academic programs of study and enrollment. Students are not permitted to attend classes or participate in class activities unless they are officially admitted.


Faculty Returns Aug 12
On-Site Registration Aug 15
Intercampus Day Aug 16
Residence Halls Open Aug 18
Student Orientation Aug 19
Instruction Begins Aug 19
Late Registration Aug 19
Last Day to ADD Classes Aug 23
Labor Day (Holiday) Sept 02
Last Day to Drop/Withdraw without “W” Sept 06
Midterm Exam Week Oct 07-11
Last Day Registration for (2nd 8 week) Oct 13
Midterm Grades Due Oct 14
Last Day to Drop/Withdraw with “W” Oct 18
Spring 2020 Registration Begins Nov 04
Last Day for Instructors Drops Nov 15
Thanksgiving Day (Holiday) Nov 28
Diné Family Day (Holiday) Nov 29
Last Day of Instruction Dec 06
Final Exam Week Dec 09-13
Final Exam Grades Due Dec 16
Last Day for Faculty Dec 18
Last Day for Spring 2020 Early Registration Dec 19
Student Holiday Break Dec 16-Jan 01
Winter Campus Closure Dec 24, 25, and Jan 01



Faculty Returns Jan 06
Student Orientation Jan 08
On-Site Registration Jan 09
Intercampus Day Jan 10
Residence Halls Open Jan 12
Instruction Begins Jan 13
Late Registration Jan 13
Last Day to ADD Classes Jan 17
Martin Luther King Day (Holiday) Jan 20
Graduation Petition Deadline for SPRING 2020 Jan 24
Last Day to Drop/Withdraw without “W” Jan 31
Late Graduation Petition w/fee Mar 06
Midterm Exam Week Mar 02-06
Last Day Registration for (2nd 8 week) Mar 06
Midterm Grades Due Mar 09
Spring Break, All Sites Mar 09-13
Last Day to Drop/Withdraw with “W” Mar 20
Fall & Summer 2020 Registration Begins Apr 06
Last Day for Instructor Drops Apr 17
Academic Achievement Awards Apr 23-24
Last Day of Instruction May 01
Final Exam Week May 04-07
Graduation Commencement May 08
Final Exam Grades Due May 11
Last Day for Faculty May 13



Final Registration Summer Session I & 10 weeks May 22
Memorial Day (Holiday) May 25
Residence Halls Open May 26
Summer Session I May 26-Jun 26
Summer Session 10-week May 26-Jul 31
Final Registration Summer Session II Jun 26
Summer Session II Jun 29-Jul 31
Independence Day (Observed) Jul 03

Final grades are posted after each session at all locations 

Billing of Tuition and Fees

Billing of tuition and fees occur at the time of registration. Diné College accepts cash, money orders, VISA or Master Card debit and credit cards only. Payments must be made to the Cashier. The Finance Office also accepts debit or credit payments over the phone. The college does not accept personal checks. Students with a student account balance in excess of $150.00 are not allowed to register. Students must have a zero balance to enroll in courses, obtain official transcripts, diplomas, or certificate of degrees. Unofficial transcripts are free of charge. Students must pay all tuition and fees in full for each semester.

Financial Aid & Scholarships
Non-cash paying students must have a Financial Aid Award Notification to be eligible for a deferment for their tuition and fees and to charge their books.

Library Access
All students must obtain a library card which will give them access to services at the college library.

Placement Tests
Diné College requires all new students to take the reading, writing, and math placement tests prior to or during registration. Students are expected to accept the course placement indicated by their tests scores. However, if students feel they should be placed into a higher course, they may challenge the tests before registering for classes.

Student Activity Fee
Students registering at the Shiprock,Tsaile Campuses and Tuba City Center are charged a $25.00 student activity fee which is non-refundable.

Warrior ID
All Dine’ College students are entitled to a WarriorID and it is highly recommended that the student obtain one as soon as they register. A WarriorID is a login and password that student will use to:
• Access Diné College Computers
• Use Diné College e-mail account
• Take online classes through Diné College’s online learning systems
• Access portions of the Dine’ College website which are restricted to Students, such as grades and financial aid.

Office of Registrar

Director of Enrollment Management

Priscilla Leonard


Louise Litzin

Assistant Registrar

LA Jim

Administrative Assistant

Wanda Secatero


Janet Smith


Office of Registrar
One Stop Shop, Student Union Building
Tsaile Campus

Shiprock Office of Records and Admissions
Julia Begay (505) 368-3622
Office: Shiprock South Student Success Center 105

Chinle Contact Cathy L. Bahe 
M.A., Northern Arizona University
DC Extension: 7101

Crownpoint Contact Johanna Silago
DC Extension: 7201

Tuba City Contact Phyllis Begay
M.Ed., Northern Arizona University
DC Extension: 7501

Window Rock Contact Grace Boyne
DC Extension: 7603


Tsaile: 928.724.6630

Office Hours:
Monday to Friday: 8am to 5pm
Sat, Sun and Holidays: Closed

Office of Registrar
PO Box C-04
Tsaile, AZ 86556