Academics, Advising and Initial Course Registration

Welcome new Wildcats! On these pages you will find information about academics, advising and initial course registration.

To prepare for the new academic year, you should do the following this summer.

Check Your Davidson Email

In May, look out for an email from Technology & Innovation explaining how to activate your Davidson email and other network accounts. Please check your Davidson email account regularly, for important information.

Email & Network Accounts

Prepare for Initial Course Registration

In advance of the May 31-July 1 initial course registration period:
Explore Academics at Davidson
Learn About Selecting Courses

If applicable, complete by June 20:
Foreign Language Placement Exam
Chemistry 115 Online Diagnostic Exam

Complete Initial Course Registration

Complete your initial course registration on WebTree between 8:30 a.m. on May 31 and noon on July 1.

There is no advantage to entering your preferences on May 31 when it opens, or July 1, however, please do not wait until the last minute. 

How to Begin Initial Course Registration 
Enter Course Preferences Into WebTree

Ask for Help

Don't be afraid to ask questions. We have a team of experienced holistic advisers available this summer to answer any of your questions and guide you through the initial course selection and registration process.