Fall 2019 Registration FAQs
Fall 2019 Registration Frequently Asked Questions
1What is My Cardinal Connect
TVCC is upgrading our student information computer system to a tool that has enhanced capabilities for students. You’ll begin to see My Cardinal Connect mentioned in various places. My Cardinal Connect will replace Cardinal Connection as far as registration, online bill payment, grades, etc., beginning with the fall 2019 semester records. If you attended TVCC prior to fall 2019, you may still have a need to access records in Cardinal Connection.
2When can I register for fall classes?
Registration for the fall 2019 semester is open now through August 21. If you are new to TVCC, be sure to fulfill your admissions requirements before initiating the registration process.
3Where can I register for fall classes?
Students can register for fall 2019 semester classes at any TVCC campus advising office during normal office hours or through e advising. The e advising link is now available. After June 3, students will be able to register through their My Cardinal Connect self-service account. Details on how students can access their My Cardinal Connect self-service account will be coming soon on the TVCC website.
4Where can I find the schedule of course offerings for all fall 2019 semesters?
All fall 2019 semester course offerings can be found on the TVCC website, schedule of classes webpage.
5When and how can I find out what my tuition and fees are?
All fall 2019 student bills will be available on or after June 3 through a student’s My Cardinal Connect self-service account TouchNet portal. Details on how students can access their My Cardinal Connect self-service account will be coming soon on the TVCC website.
6When and how do I pay tuition and fees?
Students will not be able to access their fall 2019 tuition, fee, room, and board statement until June 3. Payments for the fall 2019 tuition, fees, room, and board will not be accepted before June 3. On or after June 3, fall 2019 tuition, fees, room, and board can be paid at any cashier’s office or through the My Cardinal Connect Colleague Student Account Touchnet portal.
7What is the deadline for the fall 2019 tuition, fees, room, and board balances to be paid?
Fall 2019 tuition, fees, room, and board are due on or before August 16. Students who don’t pay their tuition, fees, room, and board in full OR sign up for an installment plan on or before the close of business on August 16 will be dropped from all of their fall 2019 courses.
8How can I find out what textbooks are required for my fall 2019 courses?
Fall 2019 textbooks can be found by searching the TVCC bookstore webpage www.tvccbookstore.com, filtered by course, campus location and instructor, on or after June 17.
9What will happen if I don’t pay tuition and fees by the August 16 deadline?
Students who don’t pay their entire tuition and fees balance OR sign up for an installment plan on or before the close of business on August 16 will be dropped from all of the fall 2019 courses.
10What financial aid options are available to me for fall 2019 courses?
Financial aid options available to students can be a combination of scholarships, grants, loans, waivers, and student employment. In order to determine a student’s eligibility for financial aid, they are to complete and submit the 2019-2020 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on or before July 1. Visit the FAFSA webpage at or the TVCC financial aid webpage at for more information on how to access, complete and submit the FAFSA before the July 1 priority deadline in order for a student’s eligibility for fall 2019 awards to be determined. TVCC’s school code is 003572.
11When will my fall 2019 financial aid be packaged and applied to my fall 2019 tuition, fees, room, and board balance?
Students who complete and submit the 2019-2020 FAFSA on or before the July 1 priority deadline will have their financial aid processed and packaged no later than August 1.
12Where can I find my TVCC transcript and grades?
Students will continue to access their TVCC transcript and grades for courses completed on or before August 2019 through their TVCC Cardinal Connection Account. Students will be able to access grades and transcript information for courses completed after October 2019 through their My Cardinal Connect Colleague Student Account. Details on how students can access their My Cardinal Connect self-service account will be coming soon on the TVCC website.