Registration Overrides

How to grant an override in Garnet Gateway

1. Log in to Garnet Gateway
2. Select “Current”
3. Under “Student Related” select “Permits/Overrides”
4. Select Term & submit
5. Enter student ID, click on submit (there is also a name search if you don’t have the ID)
6. Page will say “Student Verification,” click “submit” to verify student name
7. Page will say “Registration Permits/Overrides” – select the type of override and the course from the pull-down menus, click “submit”
8. A confirmation page appears – if the information is correct click “submit”

After you have applied the override, the student needs to register and will get an automatic email to that effect.

The available overrides are:

  • Student Attribute Restriction (Only used by a few departments/programs for placement exams)
  • Enrollment Limit
  • Class restriction (This is when a course is not open to first-year students, not open to seniors, etc.)
  • Corequisite(s)
  • Mutual Exclusions (This is when students who’ve taken a particular course are barred from taking a related lower-level course, as in the case of MATH 101 not being open to students who have taken ECON 250.)
  • Prerequisite(s)
  • Instructor Permission
  • OVERRIDE ALL ERRORS – overrides all of the above errors. It will not override time conflicts or allow a student to repeat a course. Student will need to contact the Registrar’s Office for assistance with those errors.