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Students should review the divisional requirements outlined in the Summary of Procedures and Requirements (found on the Resources page) when registering for classes. Information regarding your registration window can be found in the menu on the right side of your Student Center under Enrollment Information. For anyone who needs a refresher on how to add classes, instructions can be found online. Remember that you must complete the Financial Responsibility Statement on BuckeyeLink before you will be able to enroll in classes. 

Elective Information 

Students who wish to take a course outside of the specified Chemistry & Biochemistry curriculum must submit a course approval form and email Jennifer Hambach when that form has been submitted.

Registration Units

Pre-candidacy GTA/GRA/GAA:

Autumn and Spring Semesters: register for at least 8 credits to activate your tuition authorization. Students should register for as near to 18 units as possible during the Autumn and Spring semesters of their first two years in the program.

Summer Term: only register for 4 total credits of CHEM 8999 unless other coursework is required (e.g. courses required for English proficiency).  If other coursework is required, contact Jennifer Hambach for assistance with registration.

Pre-candidacy Fellowship/Trainees/GRA-GS Match:

Autumn and Spring Semesters: register for at least 12 credits to activate your tuition authorization. Students should register for as near to 18 units as possible during the Autumn and Spring semesters of their first two years in the program. 

Summer Term: register for 6 total credits of CHEM 8999 to activate your tuition authorization. If other coursework is required, contact Jennifer Hambach for assistance with registration.

**If you plan to take the candidacy exam before January 3, 2020, please register as a pre-candidacy student for Spring 2020. Once you have officially passed the candidacy exam, your credit hours can be reduced accordingly**

Post-candidacy (Including Fellowship/Trainees/GRA-GS Match): register for 3 credits each semester until graduation

Autumn and Spring Semesters:  as part of the three total credits, students need to register for the correct seminar course and at least one credit of research.

Summer Term: register for 3 credits of CHEM 8999.  If other coursework is required, contact Jennifer Hambach for assistance with registration.

University registration dates and deadlines are available here.

Spring 2020 Registration Deadlines

All students should register for Spring 2020 courses by November 20, 2019 so that fee authorizations can be processed.  Students are responsible for payment of any late registration or late tuition payment penalties.  Please review the list of important registration dates set by the University.

Forfeiture Fees: Once fee authorizations have been processed, a student who drops below the required number of units (see above) will be charged forfeiture fees.  If you make adjustments to your schedule make sure you do not drop below full-time enrollment after the fee authorization has been processed.

SP20 Research Course Numbers
17002 - Heather Allen
21362 - Jovica Badjic
21441 - Abraham Badu-Tawiah
21442 - Lawrence Baker
21363 - Dennis Bong
21409 - Rafael Bruschweiler
21365 - Anne Co
21366 - James Coe
21367 - James Cowan
21368 - Ross Dalbey
21371 - Mark Foster
21372 - Joshua Goldberger
21373 - Venkat Gopalan
21374 - Philip Grandinetti
21375 - Terry Gustafson
21376 - Christopher Hadad
21377 - John Herbert
27980 - Amanda Hummon
21378 - Jane Jackman
21379 - Christopher Jaroniec
21380 - Bern Kohler
21381 - Dmitri Kudryashov
21520 - Steffen Lindert
21382 - Thomas Magliery
21383 - Psaras McGrier
21384 - Karin Musier-Forsyth
21385 - David Nagib
21386 - Kotaro Nakanishi
21408 - Susan Olesik
21405 - Jennifer Ottesen
21387 - Jonathan Parquette
21443 - Dehua Pei
21407 - Thaliyil Rajanbabu
27984 - Zachary Schultz
21388 - Christo Sevov
21389 - Hannah Shafaat
21390 - Sherwin Singer
21391 - Alexander Sokolov
21392 - Marcos Sotomayor
21394 - Christine (Wade) Thomas
21395 - Claudia Turro
21396 - Casey Wade
21397 - Patrick Woodward
21398 - Yiying Wu
21399 - Zhengrong Wu
21400 - Barbara Wyslouzil
21401 - Vicki Wysocki
21402 - Shiyu Zhang
21403 - Dongping Zhong

Every Student Must Register for a Divisional Seminar

  • Multidisciplinary students should consult with their advisors regarding which seminar to attend.

Analytical students register for CHEM 8891 - #17003

Bio students register for CHEM 8892 - #21509

Inorganic students register for CHEM 8893 - #28304

Organic students register for CHEM 8894 - #28305

Physical students register for CHEM 8895 - #21510


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