ADMISSION AND REGISTRATION

Admission and readmission of all students to the University is the responsibility of the director of admissions. Information about admission to the University is given in General Information.

Students admitted to the University with deficiencies in high school units must remove the deficiencies as prescribed in General Information.

ACADEMIC ADVISING

The Undergraduate Advising Office and faculty members advise students in the Jackson School, including those not seeking a degree in geological sciences and those who have not yet selected a major.

Academic advising begins after the twelfth class day in the fall and spring semesters and after the fourth class day in the summer session. Students are encouraged to meet with an adviser as early as possible, because procrastination may prevent their timely registration.

REGISTRATION

General Information gives information about registration, adding and dropping courses, [transfer] transferring from one division of the University to another, and auditing a course. The Course Schedule, published before registration each semester and summer session, [includes] contains registration instructions, advising locations, and the times, places, and instructors of classes. The Course Schedule and General Information are [sold at campus-area bookstores. They are also published on the World Wide Web and are accessible through] available at the registrar’s Web site, http://www.utexas.edu/student/registrar/.

[ACADEMIC ADVISING]

[Students in the College of Natural Sciences are advised by faculty members and by academic advisers at one of the college’s advising centers. Students who are not seeking a degree and those who have not yet selected a major are advised through the Student Division of the Office of the Dean.]

[Academic advising in the college begins after the twelfth class day in the fall and spring and after the fourth class day in the summer. Students for whom advising is required are encouraged to meet with an adviser as early as possible. Those who wait until the period immediately before registration may be unable to schedule an appointment and therefore may be unable to register.]


GENERAL INFORMATION

ACADEMIC POLICIES AND PROCEDURES

GRADUATION

DEGREES