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Common Banner Registration Errors

If Banner isn’t allowing you to register for a class, read the ERROR MESSAGE it gives you.
NOTE: when ERROR “…” appears, banner is identifying for you the specific error message.
SCROLL DOWN to find the reason for restrictions/errors. Follow instructions listed under what to do to resolve registration issue.

Advisors do not have permission to special add you to classes if you get an error. Please follow the appropriate directions.

 
ERROR READS
WHAT IT MEANS
WHAT TO DO
Consent of Instructor/Approval of Department Chair Person
Requires approval from the department offering the course. Contact the department offering the course.
CORQ “course name” REQ
Requires a co-requisite

This error is common if you try to register for science lecture without the lab.
Register for both classes at the same time. Enter both CRNs on the course worksheet and hit register.
Class Restriction
Student’s classification (FR, SO, JR, SR) does not match required classification for the course.
Students may register for courses one level higher than their student classification. 
If you need/want to take a course above your approved level, contact the department offering the course for permission to register.
Closed Section
Section is closed or full.
Students must have permission of department to be added.
College Restriction
Student is not declared in the college required of this course.
Students must have permission of department to be added
Degree Restriction
Student is not declared in degree/major required of this course.
Students must have permission of department to be added
Level Restriction
Student’s level (undergraduate, graduate, professional meaning doctoral) does not match required level of class.
Students must have permission of department to be added. If you are an undergraduate student, you cannot take anything above a 4000-level class.
Major Restriction
Student is not declared or intended in major required of this course.
Students must have permission of department to be added
Maximum Hours Exceeded
Course will put student over maximum allowed hours.
Maximum hours for a course load in fall and spring is 18. Maximum for 1st or 2nd Summer is 7. If you have a 3.0 gpa, or are a graduating senior your advisor may be able to grant approval for additional hours. Contact your advisor for permission.
PREQ & TEST SCORE
Missing prerequisite and/ or required test scores for course.
Cannot register for class. If you feel this is an error check your academic transcript. If prerequisite exists, contact your advisor.
Program Restriction
Student is not declared in major required of this course.
Students must have permission of department to be added
*Repeat Count Exceeds 0
Student has already received credit for this course or is currently registered for the course.

You can only receive credit for a class once. 

If you wish to grade replace a course with a grade of C-,D+,D, or D- contact your advisor or the Registrar's Office for help registering.
Time CONFLICT
Time conflicts with another course in schedule.
Either change time or remove course currently in that time slot.
Student Attribute
Student is not part of the special grouping of students eligible to register for this course. (example, Distance Education or Honors College)
Pick a different section of this course.
Courses with section numbers in the 600s are reserved for Distance Education students. Most courses will be open to campus students if not filled by a certain date. Contact your advisor for the date these courses will be open to all students.
Wait List Course is full, but the department is using the wait list. Use the drop-down box to select "add to waitlist" and hit "register."
Wait List Closed Wait list is being used, but is currently full. Waitlists have a capacity. Sometimes a waitlist will look like it is open when it really isn't. You try to add yourself to it and get the "wait list closed" error. That means the first person on the wait list has been notified that his/her seat is available and he/she has 24 hours to accept or decline.