Posted October 30, 2018 in Did You Know?, Important Dates, New Students
The Last Day to Resign a 15-week Standard Session course
The last day to Resign a 15-week Standard Session course will be Friday, Nov. 9, 2018 by 11:59 p.m.
Before you Resign a Course discuss implications with…
An academic advisor will ask questions to understand your reasons for resigning a course. In some instances this will lead to a discussion of choosing a different major.
An academic advisor can show you the Course Repeat Policy, and see if the course you want to resign is on the Course Enrollment Control Policy.
An academic advisor can explain how resigning a course may require that you register for that class in summer or winter term, and or how it might add an extra semester to complete your degree.
You can find your assigned Advising Office in the Advisor Box on your HUB Student Center. You can also find contact information on the Undergraduate Advising Directory.
Financial Aid Advisor
If you receive financial aid, hopefully you understand the criteria that you will need to attain in order to maintain your financial aid eligibility. If you do not know this, then you should schedule a meeting with a financial aid advisor. You can arrange a meeting by calling the Financial Aid Office at 716-645-8232.
Resigning a course may have a negative impact upon you financial aid. (Satisfactory Academic Progress [SAP], TAP Award, Excelsior Scholarship). To determine impact go to 1Capen and request to speak with a financial aid advisor.
International Student Advisor
If you are an international student, you must be registered for at least 12.0 credit hours. If you are thinking about resigning from a class, and the result is that you are enrolled in less than 12.0 credit hours, you must go to the International Student Services Office at 210 Talbert Hall, 716-645-2258.
Posted October 18, 2018 in Did You Know?, New Students
Your HUB Enrollment Dates box
You can find the date upon which you can begin registering for Spring 2019 classes in your HUB Enrollment Date.
While looking at your HUB Student Center page, also check the Holds box to ensure that there are no hold displayed. A hold may prevent you from adding, Dropping, or resigning from classes.
To create your list of Spring 2019 classes refer to the Program Requirements tab for your major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog. You will also want to refer to your HUB My Requirements report. From both of these sources you can use the HUB Schedule Builder to: Create a List of Courses; Generate multiple schedules for those courses; and once you select a particular schedule, send it to your HUB Enrollment Shopping Cart.
If you have questions about your course selections, Acceptance Requirements for your intended major, and or UB Curriculum and Pathway requirements, schedule an appointment with an academic advisor. You can find your assigned advising office in the HUB Advisor box.
Posted October 8, 2018 in Did You Know?, New Students
Spring 2019 Class Schedule is available for viewing in your HUB Student Center.
You can also now use HUB Schedule Builder to create a list of courses to take for Spring semester and then generate sample schedules. Once you identify a specific schedule, you can send it to your HUB Enrollment Shopping Cart.
In the next week or so, you should see the specific date upon which you can begin registering for Spring 2019 classes. This will appear in your HUB Enrollment Dates box.
You should check your Shopping Cart the day before your Enrollment Date, to ensure that all of your courses have the of Status: Open. If the course status is closed, the you will want to select other courses or times. Even if the course status is open on the morning of registration, a course could still close before you get into the registration queue. If this happens, you will also look for alternative courses or times.
To discuss your plans, schedule an appointment with your assigned advising office which you can find in your HUB Advisor box.