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Course Registration

All distance students can register online through Banner. Students will need the following information in order to complete the online registration process:

  • NetID
  • Password
  • List of courses and course information:
    • Subject (ARC 1013-501)
    • Course Number (ARC 1013-501)
    • Section Number (ARC 1013-501)

Login to your myState portal and enter your MSU NetId and NetPassword.

  1. Select the "hamburger" icon at the top left of the page and Banner in the drop-down menu.
  2. Hover or click myBanner for Students to access student information.
  3. Under the column labeled Registration, click on the Register for Classes link.
  4. Select the term you want to register for.
  5. Select Add/Drop Classes Using One Class At A Time Option.
  6. Enter the subject (ARC 1013-501), course number(ARC 1013-501), and section number(ARC 1013-501) and click Add Class OR enter the course code and click Add Class.
  7. Continue step 7 until you have added all of your classes.

*Also, a great step-by-step process for registering for courses is found in our Registration guide.

Ordering Textbooks

Not all courses require a textbook. Check your course Syllabus for required materials. To learn how to order your textbooks watch this short Your Guide to Purchasing Textbooks video.

Bully Mail

BullyMail is your MSU student email account where all course information will be sent. To access your BullyMail account, log into you myState portal at using your MSU netID and password. Click on the Hamburger icon at the top left of the screen and select BullyMail from the drop down menu. Your official email address is For more information, visit Information Technology Services.