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Registration error messages

CLOSED section
The enrollment in the section has reached its designated capacity. See the department offering the course for questions on alternatives or an override.

COREQUISITE ERROR
Co-requisites are two different courses (with different course numbers)  that must be taken during the same semester. When registering for co-requisite courses the CRN’s (Course reference numbers) must be submitted at the same time.

DUPL CRSE with SEC – CRN
This error means that registration for two sections of the same course is being attempted. The system does not allow registration in more than one section of the same course, unless the sections are linked together.

LINK ERROR – B1 Required
Some courses have lecture and lab sections which are 'linked' together and require registration in one lecture section and one lab section.

The Lecture sections are designated by L1 for the first lecture, L2 for the second, etc.

The Lab sections are designated by B1, B2, etc.

The L1 sections require registration in a B1 section, the L2 sections required registration in a B2 section, etc.

When registering for linked courses the CRN’s must be submitted at the same time.

MAJOR restriction
This error means that the section is restricted to a certain major or majors which you do not match. Contact the department offering the course with any questions.

CLASS restriction
This error means that the section is restricted by class standing, (freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior) which you do not match.

LEVEL restriction
This error means that the section is restricted by level, either Undergraduate or Graduate, which you do not match.

PREQ and TEST SCORE ERROR
This error means that there is a prerequisite that the student has not met. This could be a course prerequisite or a required test score.

TIME CONFLICT with CRN
The section is in time conflict with another section on your schedule.

Approval required
Department, Advisor, Instructor, Regional site, or Study Abroad.
See the designated office for assistance. Contact the Registrar’s Office if there are questions.

Campus Restriction
In our system this means that the section is an honors section. Please note-important information The title of all honors courses end in HC. For example, Calculus I – HC, is the honors section of Math 1220.

Course not available for registration at this time
This error means that the section has been canceled, and is not offered this semester.

Not attended since re-admit term
Admission status is not active. Contact the Admission’s Office at (269) 387-2000 for assistance.

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