Students can check for registration, transcript, or graduation holds on the My Record tab in Howdy. Most of the departments listed below have the ability to place holds on students' records to prevent them from registering for classes. Some of the staff working in the departments listed below may have the ability placing a hold which will prevent a student from obtaining an official transcript and/or graduation clearance. The type of hold placed on a student's record will determine if a student will be able to register for classes, obtain an official transcript, or be granted final clearance for graduation.
The administrative departments below also may place a hold on a student's registration, transcript, or graduation/diploma. Please refer to the hold description for contact information on any of the following departments in order to resolve the issue and have the hold released.
Athletic Compliance Office
Office of Admissions - Galveston Campus
Student Services - Galveston Campus
Aggie Honor System Office
Athletics - Intercollegiate
University Police - College Station Campus
Computing Services Center
Data & Research Services
Office of University Advancement
Financial Management Operations - College Station
Fiscal Office - Galveston Campus
Administration - Galveston Campus
Bookstore - Galveston Campus
University Police - Galveston Campus
Library - Galveston Campus
Graduation Studies - Galveston Campus
HSC International Student Services
Health Science Center
University Honors Program
Parking - HSC
HSC Academic Affairs
Recreational Sports - College Station Campus
License Option Program - Galveston Campus
Commandant, Corps of Cadets
Office of the Provost
Professional School Advising
Academic Services Office at Qatar
Information Technology Services at Qatar
Library at Qatar
Admissions & Records at Qatar
Student Affairs at Qatar
Registrar's Office - Galveston Campus
Registrar's Office - Law School
Student Disability Services
Aggie Card Office - STAR (College Station)
Cashier's Office - STAR (College Station)
Student Financial Services - STAR (Galveston)
Student Business Services Administration - College Station
Student Loan Administration - STAR (College Station)
Holds/Blocks will prevent you from registering. You should check to make sure you don’t have any holds before your registration start date/time. Please check back regularly to see if any new holds are placed on your account.
1. Find the TAMU Preregistration and Holds channel. If you do not see a yellow box in the channel, then you have no holds and are cleared for registration. Note: If you attend TAMU Galveston find the TAMUG Preregistration and Holds channel. If you attend TAMU Qatar find the TAMUQ Preregistration and Holds channel.
2. If you do see a yellow “IMPORTANT” box that reads “You have holds”, you will NOT be able to register until you clear the hold. To view your holds, click View Holds in the yellow box.
3. Here, you will find a more detailed explanation about why you are being held from registration. Contact the department listed or your advisor to remove the hold before your registration start time.
If you have questions during the registration process, please contact the Registration Help Desk, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 979.845.7117.