REGISTRAR + COURSE INFORMATION
The Academic Calendar lists the first and last day of each semester, school closures, and registration dates.
The DISD Catalog contains course descriptions and information about the curriculum and financial aid. It is also your Student Handbook, with policies as well as procedures for grievances and appeals.
Eligibility: Students who have successfully completed 117 credit units of the 132-unit interior design major may participate in commencement ceremonies. However, all students are required to successfully complete the 96 unit interior design major and 36 units of general education to be awarded the BFA in Interior Design degree. Only students who have earned the BFA degree are considered graduates of Design Institute. Participation in commencement ceremonies does not indicate graduation.
Information about the Spring 2020 Commencement Ceremony will be available in early spring.
Click here to download the Record Release Authorization form, which you can use to authorize the release of records from your DISD file to specified individuals, or to remove individuals from the list of those previously authorized. Return the completed form to the Registrar.
The Academic Calendar lists registration dates for the coming year.
The Registrar will send detailed registration information by email prior to the opening of each registration period.
Click here to download the Request for Transcript form. Follow the instructions on the form to return it by fax or email.
If you need a letter confirming your status as a student for any official purpose, please email the Registrar.
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