Abbreviations and Symbols

Abbreviations and Symbols
Abbreviation Meaning Detail (if any)
(A) Satisfies GER Arts distribution requirement
(CD) Satisfies GER Cultural Diversity requirement
C/NC Credit/No Credit (special grading option) requirement
DIS Discussion section
FEE Course/section requires additional fee(s); click on the class hyperlink for exact amount
FLD Fieldwork section
Fr Freshman
G Graduate-level course
Grad Graduate
H Honors
(HU) Satisfies GER Humanities distribution requirement
IND Independent study section
Jr Junior
LAB Lab section
LEC Lecture
(NS) Satisfies GER Natural Sciences requirement
(NS+) Satisfies GER Natural Sciences lab/fieldwork requirement
(OWCB) Satisfies GER Oral & Written Communication Part B requirement
(QLB) Satisfies GER Quantitative Literacy Part B requirement
Req Requirement
SEM Seminar section
Soph Sophomore
Sr Senior
(SS) Satisfies GER Social Sciences distribution requirement
St Class standing (freshman, sophomore, etc.)
TBA To be arranged
U Undergraduate-level course
U/G Undergraduate or graduate-level course
D Evening section
p Weekend section
~ Audit not allowed
# Written consent required to audit
+ Not open to University Special Students or Summer Guest students
(xxx) Course number in parentheses indicates previous course number of current course. For undergraduates, current course is repeat of course in parentheses.
Prerequisite Abbreviations
(P) Prerequisite A course in which a student is required to earn credit prior to being allowed to enroll in a subsequent higher-level course. A prerequisite course may not be taken for credit subsequent to the earning of credit in the higher-level course.
(NP) Nonrepeatable Prerequisite A prerequisite course for which the student is not permitted to substitute the grade earned when the course is repeated subsequent to earning credit in the higher-level course.
(C) Corequisite A course which may be taken as either a prerequisite or as a concurrent registration with the higher-level course.
(NC) Nonrepeatable Corequisite A corequisite course for which the student is not permitted to substitute the grade earned when the course is repeated subsequent to earning credit in the higher-level course.
(R) Recommended Course A course which the instructor strongly recommends be taken prior to enrollment in a subsequent course.
(ER) Enrollment Restriction A course which is not open for enrollment to students that have earned credits in a specified course (or courses) with similar or overlapping content.
Meeting Days
M Monday
T Tuesday
W Wednesday
R Thursday
F Friday
S Saturday
U Sunday