What Does it Mean?
How Do I Fix It?
|"Prereq Required (Core Math, Dev Ed, or Other Course) - Contact The Registrar's Office"||The prerequisite(s) for this class have not yet been met||(1) You lack the required prerequisite(s) for the course
(2) If you have not completed a core math course,* you will be required to register for a core math course prior to registering for any other course. See your Academic Advisor for additional information.
*If your Math TSI Status is "Not College-Ready," please see your Academic Advisor for clarification on your developmental & core math course sequence.
|"TSI Restriction"||This class requires college-level readiness||If you have not met TSI requirements in the appropriate area(s), please visit www.shsu.edu/tsi for additional information.|
|"Cohort Restriction"||The course is restricted to a certain cohort of students (ex: Bearkat Learning Community, Honors, etc.)||Select a different section if you do not belong to the cohort.|
|"Reserve Closed"||Only reserved seating is available in this class (ex: seats reserved for Learning Communities, Honors, etc.)||Select a different section. Note: Reserved seats may potentially be released periodically.|
|"Student Attribute Restriction”||This class is restricted to students with a specific attribute (ex: Honors, Athlete, etc.)||Select a different section if you do not belong to the required attribute group.|
|"Linked Course Required (Lecture)/(Laboratory)"||This class requires a lecture and a lab||(1) Add the lecture and lab; once both are “Pending,” click “Submit” to register for both simultaneously.
(2) Ensure the lecture and lab are linked by clicking the "View Linked" button when searching for sections.
|"Departmental Approval Required"||The class requires a manual override from the department pertaining to the course||Contact the department to request special approval (ex: English Department for "ENGL" courses, History Department for "HIST" courses, etc.).|
|"Time Conflict"||The class conflicts with another class(es) on your schedule||Select a different time as it is conflicting with another class you are currently registered for.|
|"Classification Restriction”||Classification for this class has not been met (ex: Senior Standing)||Select a different class if you do not meet the classification requirement. Please contact the department of the course for further clarification or assistance.|
|"Closed Section"||The class is full||Select a different section for that class. If all sections of that course are full, please contact the department.|
|"Section closed - Waitlist Available"||The class is closed but a waitlist is available.||You may either add yourself to the waitlist or search for another available section.|
|"Open seat(s) are currently reserved for student(s) on the Waitlist"||The class is closed but a waitlist is available.||You may either add yourself to the waitlist or search for another available section.|
|"Corequisite Required"||The class requires a companion course||Add both corequisite courses; once both are “Pending” on the Summary, click “Submit” to register for both simultaneously.|
|"Department Restriction"||The class is restricted to a specific department||If your major does not fall under the specific department, you may not qualify to enroll in the class. Contact the department for additional clarification.|
|"Duplicate Course With"||The class is already on your schedule||Students are not allowed to register for the same course twice in the same term.|
|"Field of Study Restriction"||This class is only eligible for certain majors||If you are not in a specific major, you may not qualify to enroll in the class. Contact the department for additional clarification.|
|"Program Restriction"||The class is restricted to a specific program||If you are not in a specific program, you may not qualify to enroll in the class. Contact the department for additional clarification.|
|"You cannot drop your last class. Please contact the Registrar's Office."||Dropping all classes on your schedule constitutes a resignation||To resign from the term, submit the electronic Resignation Request form, located on the Forms and Documents page.|
What does it mean?
How Do I Fix It?
|Pre-Registration Notices Required||The Pre-Registration Notices must be completed every semester prior to registration.||Complete the Pre-Registration Notices and the hold will lift automatically once completed.|
|Fin Aid Exit Counseling||Students who have accepted a loan under the Direct Loan Program are required to complete Financial Aid Exit Counseling each time the student drops below half-time enrollment, graduates, or leaves SHSU.||Complete Exit Counseling online. Please allow 3-5 business days for holds pertaining to the current academic year to clear. If the hold pertains to prior academic years, please allow 5-7 business days. For questions, please contact the Financial Aid and Scholarships Office at (936) 294-1774.|
|Current term 226 or more;
Owes 226 or more;
Past Due Account
|The hold is related to a balance on your account.||Contact the Bursar's Office at (936) 294-1083 to verify the required steps to clear the balance-related hold.|
|Title IX Required Online Trng||All first-time accepted students must complete the required Title IX training prior to their first semester to avoid a registration hold being placed onto the student's account.||Complete the Title IX training module to clear the Title IX hold.|
|TSI Reqs - See Advisor||Academic Advisement is required prior to registering for classes. Your TSI status must be on file in all areas (Math, Reading and Writing) prior to getting advised.||Meet with an Academic Advisor to clear the hold or contact the TSI Team if your TSI Status needs to be updated prior to advisement.|
|Immunization Hold||The hold pertains to the Meningitis Vaccination Requirement.||Complete your meningitis vaccination verification to clear the immunization hold.|
|Orientation Hold||There is an unmet requirement for Bearkat Orientation.||Contact the Orientation Team at (936) 294-1782 or firstname.lastname@example.org to determine which unment requirement needs to be satisfied.|
|University 1301||UNIV 1301 is a required course.||For assistance with registering for UNIV 1301 and clearing the hold, contact the First Year Experience Office at (936) 294-3422 or email@example.com.|
|Veterans Holds||The hold is related to Military or Veterans Benefits.||Contact the Veterans Resource Center at (936) 294-1046 or firstname.lastname@example.org for clarification and assistance with clearing this hold.|