Registration Information

Students who wish to enroll in professional development certificate courses register through the Northwestern University registration system, CAESAR. Please read the directions carefully to ensure that your registration is complete and correct.

Registration Instructions

The first time you register, you will be asked to create a user profile. You need to complete this only once and your information will be saved for subsequent registrations. Please have the following items/information ready to expedite your registration process:

  • A valid email address
  • Credit card (AMEX, Discover, Master Card) or electronic check for course payment (Visa not accepted)
  • The course numbers corresponding to the courses for which you are registering
  • Under the "career" category, please choose "Continuing Noncredit"

Registration Questions

For additional information and assistance with registration:

  • Contact the registration office at pdp-reg@northwestern.edu or call 312-503-8781
  • Questions regarding Passwords or re-setting Passwords please access the Help Desk.