Academic Policies

Information is available here for:

Academic Honors: criteria for Doane and Alden scholars, graduation honors, Phi Beta Kappa, and the senior class Valedictorian.

Academic Standing: definitions of Good and Poor academic standing and criteria for academic dismissal from the College.

Commencement Policy: criteria for student participation in the May Commencement ceremony.

Final Exam Policy: how to find scheduled exam times for final exams; policy for requesting exceptions to scheduled times.

Grading Policies: includes information on the College grading system (including criteria for awarding grades of Incomplete and Withdrawal)

Privacy Policy: College policy on the privacy of students’ academic records (FERPA policy)