How to Apply and Register

Spring/Summer 2012 LORIS Registration Instructions for Part-time Students

Step 1. Students who are new to Laurier (returning students proceed to step 2) must apply for admission through the Ontario Universities' Application Centre (OUAC). Admission information, including Letter of Permission, is available online at The OUAC form can be found in the Forms section of this calendar.

Step 2.  Login to LORIS according to the dates specified here

All registered students will automatically be confirmed by the Registrar's Office in their current academic program on LORIS, for registration in the next academic year - Fall/Winter 2012/2013. Year 1 students must declare their specialization or they will be placed in the general program without designation. Please refer to the LORIS Information Page for specific information. 
ALL students who are returning to Laurier following an absence in study must confirm their program. If you do not have a time ticket, submit the appropriate Program Selection Form or Request for Reregistration at the Records Forms site. We will process this form within 1 to 2 business days.

Paper registration continues to be available using the Intent to Register form or the Course Change Request form. Return either form with your Online Learning Term form to the Office of the Registrar. Printable forms are available online from the forms section of the Office of the Registrar website: and the Online Learning website

Step 3. When you register online, you must fill out your Online Learning Term Form at the same time. Read the instructions for completing the form carefully, especially when selecting your exam centre. You may choose to pick up your Media and supplementary materials from the Centre for Online Learning or from the Laurier Brantford Bookstore, or have your materials shipped to your home (signature required).

Please submit the Online Learning Term Form to request your material. Requests for shipping are subject to a fee of $10 for Canada and $25 for the United States and International Locations. Please note, if you select the Laurier Brantford Bookstore as your shipping location, you are responsible for verifying that your materials have arrived and picking them up. All textbooks and course packages may be purchased from the WLU Bookstore.