If you have holds of any kind, you will be unable to register for classes.

Types of Holds

Advisement Hold

If you have an advisement hold, please contact your academic advisor. For other holds, please contact Enrollment Services at (678) 839-6421 or enroll@westga.edu.

Major Restriction

If you receive a major restriction, this means you have not completed the requirements to be eligible to take upper level courses.  If you are currently registered for and will successfully complete these requirements this semester, please contact your advisor.

To be eligible to take 3000/4000 level business classes, students must successfully complete

  • ENGL 1101 (with a C or higher),
  • MATH 1111 (with a C or higher),
  • MATH 1413,
  • ECON 2105 or 2106,
  • ACCT 2101, 45 credit hours, and
  • have a 2.0 GPA.  

A 2.0 GPA is required for all business courses. A 2.0 GPA is required for Area F, Business Core Area, and Major Area (only one (1) D allowed in major area).

Pre-Requisite Error

If you receive a pre-requisite error, this means you are not eligible to take a class because you haven’t had the classes necessary to prepare you for the class.


  • ABED 3100 - B1 Course
  • CISM 3330 - CISM 2201
  • ECON 3402 - CISM 2201
  • ECON 3406 - ECON 3402 and MATH 1413
  • FINC 3511 - ACCT 2101
  • MGNT 3600 - BUSA 2106
  • MGNT 3615 - ECON 3402
  • MKTG 3803 - None
  • MGNT 4660 - All area F courses (ECON 3402, FINC 3511, MGNT 3600, MKTG 3803, Senior Status)

International Selects:

  • FINC 4521 - FINC 3511
  • MKTG 4866 - MKTG 3803
  • MGNT 4625 - MGNT 3600
  • ECON 4450 - ECON 2105 and ECON 2106

Contact your advisor if you receive any type of registration errors.

College Restriction

If you receive a college restriction, this indicates you are a non-college of business major attempting to register for 3000 level or above business classes.  You must visit the Department Chair for the class you want to take for approval for the class.  

Full Class

If you receive an error that the class you want is full, you must complete the course override form via the links below:

MGNT, CISM, BUSA Course Override Forms

ACCT, FINC Course Override Forms

ECON Course Override Forms

ABED, MKTG, RELE Course Override Forms

Please remember that you will need to fill out ONE per class that you need.  Please also note that responses back to you granting or denying the course will be within one week. However, approval is not a guarantee. You will receive information on your approval or denial.

Department Chairs and Locations

Department Chairs and Locations    
MKTGDr. TalpadeMiller Hall, Room 2301
RELEDr. TalpadeMiller Hall, Room 2301
ABEDDr. TalpadeMiller Hall, Room 2301
MGNTDr. GaineyMiller Hall, Room 2216
CISMDr. GaineyMiller Hall, Room 2216
BUSADr. GaineyMiller Hall, Room 2216
ECONDr. SmithMiller Hall, Room 1306
ACCTDr. ColleyAdamson Hall, Room 202
FINCDr. ColleyAdamson Hall, Room 202