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Fiat Lux Scholars Program Cat Courses

As of Fall 2020, the Fiat Lux Scholars Program Program will be migrating to Cat Courses to provide you with a better experience in tracking your program requirements. 

 

We will be e-mailing scholars in the program with additional details and information regarding Cat Courses.  

Please view the steps below to ensure that you successfully enroll in our Cat Courses course. (For frequently asked questions regarding the Fiat Lux Scholars Program Course, please scroll to the bottom of this page).

 

Step 1: Accept the invitation to be in The Fiat Lux Scholars Program Cat Courses Page

You will receive an e-mail from notifications@instrcture.com stating that you have been invited to participate in the Fiat Lux Scholars Program Course. It is important that you accept this invitation to utilize the Cat Courses portion of the Fiat Lux Scholars Program.  

 

Step 2: Once you accept, you should have "The Fiat Lux Scholars Program" Course in your Cat Courses Dashboard.

If you do not see this course in your Cat Courses Dashboard or are experiencing other issues, please reach out to us at fiatlux@ucmerced.edu

 

Step 3: You can view all program requirements unique to your standing. If you have questions about what requirements you need to complete please visit: (Program Expectations). 

Clicking on a requirement will provide details on how to submit it. In addition, checking your cat courses page will allow you to check the status of your requirements at your convenience instead of waiting for a weekly progress report.  

Once you have access to this step, you are good to go! if you have additional questions please scroll below to see Frequently Asked Questions or e-mail fiatlux@ucmerced.edu

Frequently Asked Questions Regarding The Fiat Lux Scholars Program CatCourses Page.

Does the Fiat Lux Scholars Course affect my GPA? 

Answer -No, the Fiat lux Scholars Course does not penalize your GPA. The course is only used to track your requirements, you will not receive a grade in the course. Having this course, allows you to check your progress at any time instead of waiting for a weekly progress e-mail.

 

I submitted an assignment but never got any credit for it, what can I do? 

Answer -Any concerns regarding mistakes or inaccuracy of requirements can be resolved by e-mailing fiatlux@ucmerced.edu