Registration Information

Registration for summer and fall 2018 is underway.

View the ETAP summer and fall 2018 schedule of classes

Please register as early as possible to avoid being closed out of ETAP classes.

Prospective ETAP Students
Please contact the Pathways Into Education (PIE) Center, (518) 442-5090 or

Non-Degree ETAP Students
Please Email the ETAP Graduate Advisors: or phone (518) 442-5090.

PhD and TESOL Cert & Non-Certification Students
Please contact your assigned advisor for your AVN (Advisement Verification Number).

CDIT, ACT and MSSE Students
Please contact to obtain CPN's (if needed) for ETAP courses.

To register you must have

  • An Advisement Verification Number (AVN). Students receive a new AVN each semester so you must contact your advisor to obtain one. Non-degree students should contact to obtain their AVN.
  • The four (or five) digit class number for each course you intend to take.
  • A Course Permission Number (CPN) for courses that require permission of instructor. To obtain a CPN please contact the ETAP Graduate Advisor at

Courses noted in the schedule with a 1 under footnote require a CPN.

Once you have obtained an AVN and, if necessary, CPN(s), you will need to access the MyUAlbany web portal ( to register for classes. You will need a PIN number for registration purposes. If you do not have a PIN, instructions to obtain one are on the above site. Registration by phone has been discontinued.