The Registration Department of the Office of the Registrar provides assistance to the student in the use of the on-line system during the registration process. For questions regarding registration, call (936) 468-1370. For full instructions concerning registration, refer to the Important Deadlines.
The normal load is 15 to 19 semester hours during the fall or spring semester. This translates to the following for separate summer terms:
Maymester - 4 hours
Summer I - 7 hours
Summer II - 7 hours
Approval for heavier loads may be given by a student's academic dean, college adviser, or academic department under exceptional circumstances or if a student had an average of B or higher during the preceding semester or the preceding summer session.
- Contact your advisor.
- Clear all active registration HOLDS.
Students may not be clear to register if they have a hold with any university department. You can check for holds by logging into your mySFA and selecting the Registration tab.
The holds listed below are some of the more common holds. There are other holds that can be placed on your student account. The office that places the hold is the only office that can remove it. The Registrar's Office cannot remove any of the below holds. You will need to contact the office that has placed the hold.
Office Placing Hold Reason Consequence Business Office (A/R) Financial Obligation Not able to register
Stops the ability to receive an offical transcript
Dean's Office Academic Issues (i.e., Probation/Suspension Holds) Not able to register Department Advising Not able to register Admissions Office Meningitis Immunization Record Not able to register
Failure to pay your bill could result in the loss of your classes. Students are encouraged to access account information over the Internet at mySFA. Students may also contact the Business Office at (936) 468-1000 concerning their financial obligation. It is the student's responsibility to contact the Business Office concerning billing information and payment deadlines.
- Review the Important Deadlines for the appropriate semester.
- If you plan on taking any online classes, review the Online Classes listing.
- Review the Electronic Class Schedule to obtain class meeting time, place and instructor information.