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Common Registration Errors
BIOL 1150 and BIOL 1151: Students must register for the SAME section for 1150 AND 1151. Our department will check to verify students have accomplished this. We will email any student that mixes the sections to try to make a schedule adjustment OR drop the courses.
What it means
Course requires approval from the department offering the course.
What to do
For questions concerning BIOL 2110, 2111, 2140, 2141, 2150 & 2151 please click here.
For questions concerning BIOL 1200-601 or BIOL 1201-601 please email Dr. Patrick Harris for permission to register for these courses.
For questions concerning BIOL 2800 please email Dr. Heather Vance-Chalcraft.
For questions concerning BIOL 3504, 3550, 4504, 4514, 4550, 4991, 4992, 4993 all requests to register for these courses require permission from the instructor. A signed contract is required before our office will register students for these courses. Faculty members must initiate the contracts. Please meet with the instructor of record for more information.
For all other courses do not email the instructor. Please complete the form below.
Student is not listed as the required major for enrollment in this course.
Check your Degreeworks page to verify your major is correct. If your major is correct, you may not have the required major to take this course. If your major is incorrect contact your advisor.
If you are receiving this message and registering for BIOL 1100 or BIOL 1200 please check to see if you are registering for a restricted section. Sections restricted will say for BIO/BIOCHEM majors only in the course title. Those sections are for BS-Biology or BS-Biochemistry intended majors only. If you have a different major, register for a non-restricted section.
This section is reserved for students in a particular cohort. Examples include: Honors College or Distance Education (online)
Select a course with a different section number. Typically courses with section numbers in the 600s indicate online courses. Most courses will be open to all students if not filled by a certain date. Contact your advisor for more information.
Time of the course conflicts with another course already on student's schedule.
Select another section of the course or drop the course causing the time conflict. View your schedule in Banner self-service Week at a Glance to see your schedule in a calendar view. If you exhaust all options and do not see the time conflict complete the form below or contact your advisor for assistance.
Student is either currently enrolled in, or has credit for the class he/she is attempting to add.
Students can only receive credit for a class once. If you need to retake a class in order to grade replace it, you must wait until the initial grade posts to your transcript before registering for it in a future semester.
Adding the course will put the student over the maximum number of approved hours.
The maximum course load for undergraduate students in the fall and spring is 18 semester hours. The maximum course load for first and second summer sessions is 7 semester hours.
To see if you qualify for an exception, please contact your advisor.
If the information above did not help resolve your error. Please complete the form before. Once you answer all the fields, click submit. The page will refresh, you must scroll down to verify your information is correct, edit your information if necessary and click CONFIRM.
The Biology Department will receive your request and process it accordingly.