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Faculty Amended/Endorsed 9/20/04, Board Amended/Approved 10/7/04
Faculty Amended/Endorsed 10/17/05, Board Amended/Approved 10/21/05
Faculty Amended/Endorsed 8/24/07, Academic Affairs Committee Amended/Approved 4/10/07
Faculty Amended/Endorsed 5/6/08, Board Amended/Approved 5/9/08
Faculty Amended/Endorsed 4/14/09, 5/5/09; Board Approved 5/8/09
Faculty Amended/Endorsed 12/7/2011; Board Approved 1/27/12
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III.H. E
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ELATIVES
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CHAPTER IV: ACADEMIC POLICIES AND SERVICES .................................................................................43
IV.A.
TEACHING AND ACADEMIC ADVISING..............................................................................................43
IV.A.1. Teaching Methods..................................................................................................................................43
IV.A.2. Academic Advising.................................................................................................................................43
IV.A.3. Advising Mission Statement ...................................................................................................................43
IV.A.4. FERPA ...................................................................................................................................................44
IV.A.5. Student Referrals....................................................................................................................................45
B.
STUDENT EVALUATION ..............................................................................................................................45
IV.B.1. Syllabi ....................................................................................................................................................45
IV.B.2. Tests .......................................................................................................................................................45
IV.B.3. Final Examinations................................................................................................................................46
IV.C.
GRADES......................................................................................................................................................46
IV.D.
GRADE APPEALS......................................................................................................................................47
IV.E.
COURSE EVALUATION............................................................................................................................47
IV.F.
THE HONOR CODE ....................................................................................................................................47
IV.F.1. Description of the Honor Code..............................................................................................................47
IV.F.2. Examinations .........................................................................................................................................49
IV.F.3. Out-of-Class Work .................................................................................................................................49
IV.F.4. Use of Old Quizzes and Papers..............................................................................................................49
IV.F.5. Instructor's Interpretation......................................................................................................................50
IV.G. CONVOCATIONS .......................................................................................................................................50
IV.H.
REGISTRATION.........................................................................................................................................50
IV.I.
DROPPING AND ADDING COURSES.......................................................................................................50
IV.J. WITHDRAWALS..........................................................................................................................................50
IV.K. CLASS ABSENCES.....................................................................................................................................50
IV.L. LIBRARY AND
INFORMATION SERVICES............................................................................................51
IV.M. SUMMER SCHOOL....................................................................................................................................52
IV.N. GRADUATE
PROGRAMS .........................................................................................................................52
CHAPTER V: ADMINISTRATIVE AND FINANCIAL POLICIES AND SERVICES ...................................53
V.A.
FACULTY SECRETARIES/OFFICE ASSISTANTS ..................................................................................53
V.B.
TELEPHONES ..............................................................................................................................................53
V.C.
SMOKING ON CAMPUS .............................................................................................................................53
V.D.
TEXTBOOKS AND CLASS SUPPLIES ......................................................................................................53
V.E.
COMPUTERS FOR FACULTY....................................................................................................................53
CHAPTER VI: STUDENT AFFAIRS POLICIES AND SERVICES..................................................................53
VI.A.
COUNSELING ............................................................................................................................................53
VI.B.
CAREER SERVICES...................................................................................................................................54
VI.C.
ORGANIZATION OF THE STUDENT BODY ..........................................................................................54
VI.D.
THE PUBLICATION BOARD....................................................................................................................54
VI.E.
SOCIAL FRATERNITIES AND SORORITIES ..........................................................................................55
VI.F.
EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES.........................................................................................................55
VI.G.
THE ATHLETIC PROGRAM .....................................................................................................................55
VI.G.1. Intercollegiate .......................................................................................................................................55
VI.G.2. Intramural .............................................................................................................................................55
VI.G.3. Individual Recreation & Fitness............................................................................................................55
VI.H.
THE CHORAL PROGRAM ........................................................................................................................55
VI.I.
ARTISTIC PERFORMANCES.....................................................................................................................56
VI.J.
OTHER ACTIVITIES ...................................................................................................................................56
VI.K.
FACULTY
INVOLVEMENT
IN STUDENT LIFE.....................................................................................56
VI.L.
ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES.......................................................................................................................56