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Newly Accepted Students

Spring 2018 Web Registration

  • Web registration for the Spring term will begin Wednesday, January 3rd for new students. Correspondence will be sent in advance of registration, to the email account you provided on your application, outlining specific information regarding registration for Spring.
  • The web registration session will end on Friday, January 5th. Students can add or make changes to their schedule at any point between the start of registration, and 9:00 pm, January 5th.

Use the following information to help you prepare for registration.

Remember to Meet With Your Program Director!

You must be given registration clearance on the web by your program director to register for a new term. Be sure to make an appointment with your program director to discuss course and schedule choices.

Please note that the Registrar's Office cannot clear students for registration. Your program director or advisor should always be your primary contact for registration clearance.  Please email your program director at their Bank Street email account. Emails are formatted at first initial + last

How to Register on the Web:

Log in to your account at account to register online during your appointed web registration period. Detailed web registration instructions are available after you have logged in by clicking on "Navigating My.Bankstreet" on the left sidebar menu.

When to Register

New students are notified via their personal email account (the email you indicated in your application) of their appointed registration time. The web registration appointments are generated by proximity to graduation -- students closest to graduating receive the earliest appointments. Please keep your copy of the web appointment email.

Logging On To Your Account

To gain access to My Bank Street, use your User Name and Password.

User Name:  Student ID number. (This information will be included in the Registration Invitation email sent from the Registrar's Office.)

Password: *pw (in lower case) followed by your Student ID#

*This is the default password. If you have changed the password, please use your own personal password

For help logging on to My Bank Street, please contact the Help Desk at 212-875-4642

Registration Instructions

Detailed web registration instructions are available after you have logged in by clicking on "Navigating My.Bankstreet" on the left sidebar menu or view here.


If you have been a member of the Bank Street community in the past, please be aware that outstanding debts to the College, or books/fines owed to the Library, Admissions Office Holds must be cleared before students are permitted to register.

The Business Office can be reached at 212-961-3369

The Library can be reached at 212-875-4455

The Admissions Office can be reached at 212-875-4404 

Wait List

Have questions about your position on a wait list? Visit our wait list FAQ page.

Registering for a Science Pre-Requisite Through the Museum of Natural History

Students who need to complete an undergraduate science pre-requisite will be notified by the Admissions Office at the time of their acceptance. Bank Street Students have the option for completing this requirement through the American Museum of Natural History. Please visit the Museum's Seminar On Science web page for more information.

Submitting Immunization Reports

New York State law requires students enrolled in 6 or more credits to provide Bank Street with proof of immunization for Mumps, Measles, and Rubella before they begin classes. The Student Immunization Report form should be submitted to the Registrar's Office. Copies of medical records may be provided instead of having a physician's signature on the form. Students who do not have access to their original immunization records may contact their physician and schedule a titer blood test, which will verify past immunizations. In addition, New York State law requires students to confirm they have received information regarding Meningococcal Meningitis disease.

Buying Textbooks

Students are invited to view their textbook requirements and make purchases online via Directions to help navigate the online store are available through Graduate School textbooks are not sold through the Bank Street bookstore.

Village Copier (located at 118th and Amsterdam) provides course packet services for Graduate School courses. Graduate students purchase course packets directly from Village Copier. Village Copier can be contacted at 212-666-0600 or


After newly-accepted students enroll in classes for the first time, they will receive a communication from the Help Desk within a week detailing the instructions for accessing, as well as the terms and agreements of, their student email addresses with Bank Street. All students are given an email address and all electronic communications from the College will be sent to the student email accounts. Students are expected to bear the responsibility of receiving their College email, either by logging on to their account regularly, or by setting up email forwarding to a private email address. For any questions regarding a Bank Street email account, please contact the Help Desk at (212) 875-4642.