Guidance on Academic Policies

Requirements for Graduation:

Liberal Arts

BFA Students

Academic Policies

What’s a W? Learn the answer to this and other important questions right here.

Changes to Credit Hours System

In Fall 2018, the Schools of Arts and Sciences and Engineering will adopt the credit-hour system used by most universities in the United States. Learn all about the plans for this change.

Dean’s List and Honors

Find out how to make the Dean’s list and how Latin Honors are calculated for graduation.

Academic Awards

Learn about the awards and prizes awarded to students each year, sponsored by generous donors and various academic departments

Academic Alert and Probation

Review the policies for academic alert and probation.

What If I Need to Miss a Class?

Learn what steps to take if you need to miss a class due to illness, family matters, or religious observance.