At Istanbul Arel University, each academic year begins on the date determined by the University Senate. An academic year consists of fall and spring semesters and each semester includes 17 weeks (including final examinations).
Students entitled to register enroll with the required documents for registration between the dates announced each year. Registration procedures are carried out with the collaboration of the Student Affairs Office and the Health, Culture and Sports Office which is directly related to the procedures concerning dormitories, transportation and health. Students entitled to register complete their initial registration and data submission online using the link provided on the internet in accordance with the guidance brochure and documents sent to their addresses. Students submit the required registration documents to the Students Affairs Office where they receive the Registration Form, do financial registration at the Office of Financial Affairs and complete their registration between the announced dates by submitting the Registration Form to the Student Affairs Office where they receive an ID. Registration procedures are carried out at the Sefaköy-Küçükçekmece Campus by students in person. The Registration of continuing/senior students is made after their fulfillment of financial obligations in accordance with the Istanbul Arel University Academic Rules and Regulations for Associate /Undergraduate Degree Programs and Exams between the dates announced in the academic calendar at the beginning of each term. Students enroll in courses by logging into the Student Information System (http://sis.arel.edu.tr) using their personal passwords.