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Finalizing your SP-2018 Attendance

 

NEW AND RETURNING STUDENTS

  1. Log in to your Student Portal and do the following:

    1. Check for holds

    2. Review your bill under “My Ledger” and see payment options on the Business Office web page.

    3. Verify your address under “Edit Profile” and click “edit” if necessary to make changes.

    4. Under “My Schedule”, you must confirm your attendance with the drop down box at the top. (You will see “I confirm that I plan to attend NGU in FA-18” and you will choose YES or NO. You must choose the YES option in order for your schedule to become official and for your name to appear on the class rosters).  Even if you plan to make schedule changes when you return to campus, you must go ahead and confirm your attendance.

**Please note that you must use the latest version of Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome.

 

NON-RETURNING STUDENTS 

 

If you are not returning in the Fall 2018 semester, confirm your attendance as "No" as instructed above then send an email to vsabou@ngu.edu. This will allow us to remove your FA-18 schedule so that tuition charges will be voided. (Please note: You will need to complete this step even if you have submitted a non-returner form for Student Life in regards to housing.)

 

FA-2018 UNDERGRADUATE REGISTRATION - TIGERVILLE CAMPUS

 

(Students who are currently enrolled in FA-18)

Wednesday, March 21 – Friday, April 6, 2018

 

Registration Schedule for Current Students

Note: classification is based on HOURS EARNED PRIOR TO FA-18 semester.

 

STUDENTS WITH 90+ CUMULATIVE EARNED HOURS AND OTHER SPECIFIED STUDENTS (Students Notified by Email)

Register on or after Wednesday, March 21

 

*EARLY REGISTRATION STUDENTS (Students Notified by Email)

Register on or after Monday, March 26

 

STUDENTS WITH 60-89 CUMULATIVE EARNED HOURS

Register on or after Wednesday, March 28

 

STUDENTS WITH 30-59 CUMULATIVE EARNED HOURS

Register on or after Monday, April 2

 

STUDENTS WITH < 30 CUMULATIVE EARNED HOURS

Register on or after Wednesday, April 4

 

DUAL ENROLLMENT STUDENTS

Register on or after Monday, April 9

 

*Only students eligible for early registration will receive a registration email.  If you receive an email regarding registering early and have questions - please contact the Registrar's Office. 

 

NON-RETURNING STUDENTS 

 

If you are not returning in the Fall 2018 semester, confirm your attendance as "No" as instructed above then send an email to vsabou@ngu.edu. This will allow us to remove your FA-18 schedule so that tuition charges will be voided. (Please note: You will need to complete this step even if you have submitted a non-returner form for Student Life in regards to housing.)

 

Registration Procedures

 

  1. Make an appointment with your advisor to register for FA-18 and Summer courses. Review your earned hours on your transcript on Student Portal then sign up for the appropriate registration day. Your appointment must be on or after your classification day listed above.  Your advisor’s name can be found on the student portal under “my grades” on your latest mid-term or final grade report. Advisors will post appointment slots so that students can sign up and/or contact you via email.
  2. View the course offerings for FA-18 on the student portal. NOTE: The complete course offering may not be available until March 15, and remember that you must change the term to the appropriate semester to view the offering. 
  3. Meet with your advisor at your designated appointment time. NOTE:   Students - - DO NOT meet with your advisor until your classification date above. If you do, your schedule may be removed until your specified day. Your Advisor will check your classification and enter your schedule.
  4. View and print your schedule on the student portal after meeting with your advisor.
  5. Students with permission to register early will receive an email from the Registrar’s Office indicating the Early Registration Date.  Note:  Only athletes with seasons during the Fall 2018 semester will receive an Early Registration email.  ALL ATHLETES DO NOT REGISTER EARLY FOR FA-18.

If you need assistance with viewing the student portal please contact the help desk at 7272.

 

Important Academic Information

 

Maximum Student Load

The following rules concerning the semester hour load apply to all regular students: 1) Any student who has a cumulative grade point average of less than 3.0 is limited to nineteen (19) semester hours of academic work, including credit and non-credit courses. 2) Students on academic probation will have their class load limited to thirteen (13) academic hours. 3) Students who are required to enroll in two or more developmental courses may not enroll for more than 14 academic hours including credit and non-credit courses. However, non-credit courses will be included in total semester load hours. A summer session normal load is six hours.

A student wishing to enroll in more than 19 hours in a semester must complete a “Permission for Overload of Semester Hours” form. This form can be found on the NGU website and in the Registrar’s Office. Once all signatures are obtained on the form, the form must be submitted to the office of the Vice President for Academics for final approval. This approval should be done before exceeding the hour loads designated above. Students in the Honors Program may exceed the maximum load limit with approval of the Director of the Honors Program or the Vice President for Academics.

Normally, in lecture discussion courses requiring outside preparation, one hour of credit shall be given for one period of recitation (50 minutes) plus two hours of preparation each week of the term. Also, a semester hour of credit normally represents at least three hours of work each week, on the average, for a period of 15-16 weeks.

 

Independent Studies

 

If a class is being taught and there is no class conflict, an independent study should not be given. Ordinarily, no student can earn more than six semester hours through independent studies toward their degree. Exceptions must be approved by the Vice President for Academics. A professor ordinarily is allowed to teach two independent studies per semester. (Exception will be given in one-hour physical education classes.) The dean must first give approval for the independent study in the college. Also, the course instructor and the Vice President for Academics must approve the independent study.