Undergraduate Faculty Handbook

Faculty Responsibilities (University Statutes §4-03.01)

1. Course Enrollment

1.1 Registration
1.2 Class Lists

2. On Classes and Exams

2.1 The Syllabus
2.2 Academic Calendar
2.3 Student Attendance (FCLC, PCS)
2.4 Student Attendance (FCRH, Gabelli)
2.5 Activity Period
2.6 Midterm Exams and Assistance to At-Risk Students

2.7 Reading Days
2.8 Final Examinations
2.9 Absence from Final Examinations

2.10 Postponement of Examinations
2.11 Proctoring Examinations
2.12 Students’ Evaluation of Educational Quality

3. Grades

3.1 Due Dates for Final Grades
3.2 Grading System

3.3 Change of Grade

4. The Undergraduate Policy on Academic Integrity

4.1 The Academic Integrity Statement

4.2 Standards of Academic Integrity

4.3 The Academic Integrity Committee

4.4 Procedures

4.5 Procedure for a Student to Report an Academic Violation

4.6 Sanctions for Violations of Academic Integrity

4.7 The Right to Grieve Grades in Relationship to Violations of Academic Integrity

5. Procedure for Appealing a Course Grade

5.1 Steps to Appealing a Grade

6. Faculty Advising

6.1 A Commitment to Advising
6.2 Advising in the Classroom
6.3 Faculty Advisers

6.4 Major and Minor Advising

7. Constructive Notes for Teaching

7.1 Books
7.2 Class Time

7.3 Classroom Concerns

7.4 Suggestions from the Students

8. Academic Support Services for Students

8.1 Counseling and Psychological Services
8.2 The Campion Institute
8.3 Collegiate Science and Technology Entry Program
8.4 The Writing Center
8.5 Office of Disability Services
8.6 Higher Education Opportunity Program
8.7 College and Departmental Tutoring Services
8.8 Academic Advising for Student-Athletes
8.9 International Programs

9. Grants

9.1 Funds for Classroom Activities

9.2 The Office of Research

9.3 Academic Computing Environment
9.4 Travel to Professional Meetings

10. University Policies

10.1 Non-Discrimination Policy
10.2 Statement on Academic Rights and Responsibilities
10.3 Affirmative Action Policy
10.4 Policy on Sexual Harassment
10.5 Education Records Policy
10.6 Services for Students with Disabilities
10.7 Classroom Use
10.8 Use of Videos
10.9 Office Hours
10.10 Weather Cancellation
10.11 Faculty Absence and Class Cancellation
10.12 What To Do In An Emergency: The Emergency Management Plan

11. Key to Building Abbreviations

11.1 Building Abbreviation Guide

12. Academic Directory

12.1 Administration
12.2 Departments and Areas of Study
12.3 Interdisciplinary and Special Programs
12.4 Other University Offices