Transfer Students

My chemistry course (from another institution) is not posted to my transcript. How do I register for a class?
What is your Undergraduate Transfer Policy?

Registration Questions

I tried to switch my lecture and it dropped both my classes. Now they are full. Can I be readded to the course?
Why are there lecture seats and no lab seats?
I need to switch lab sections but I don’t want to lose my lecture. Can I do that?
Can I take the lecture without the lab if one is not available or if the time does not work with my schedule?
I am trying to add a Chemistry lecture and lab and Athena is giving me an error. What do I do?
How do I get permission to take an honors course?
How do I audit a course?
Who do I contact about Research hours?
My chemistry course (from another institution) is not posted to my transcript. How do I register for a class?
I have a passing grade in a course but would like to retake it to get credit in my major or to get a higher grade. How do I do that?
Do I have to retake the lab if I have already passed the lab?
If I already have lecture credit, can I take just the lab?
What should I take as a review before taking CHEM 1211? It has been awhile since I took chemistry and I don’t remember anything.
Can I take the lecture without the lab if I have AP credit?
Can I have a pre-requisite override for the Fall for a course I am taking over the Summer?
Can the Chemistry department just add me into the lecture class that I would like since I have a lab seat?
I made a “D” in my Chemistry lecture course. Can I still move on and take the next course in the sequence?
Is there a waiting list for my chemistry course?
Why does the lecture/lab not add to my schedule when I register? Both are open.

GenChem Success

Why are these courses so annoyingly difficult if UGA is supposed to be a party school?
Where can I get help?
If I understand the solved problems in class and in the video, why aren’t my exam scores better?
How DOES a student earn a top grade?

GenChem Parents

How should a parent respond to their student’s reports of varying degrees of success?
Does getting a grade below a B disqualify a student from a HOPE (or other) scholarship?

Urban Legends

Will my chemistry course keep me from getting into professional school or my program of choice?
How does the introductory chemistry program calibrate or “review” itself?
Why does the program use online exams?
Why do these courses have the reputation of being “weedout” courses?
Is the Chemistry Department on probation or review for giving too many low grades?

Facts and Figures

Why aren’t these courses graded on a curve?
What are typical grades in the Freshman Chemistry sequence (CHEM 1211, CHEM 1212)?