2017-2018 Faculty Handbook

Federal Definition of Attendance

Attendance must be “academic attendance” or “attendance at an academically related activity.” Examples include:

  • physical class attendance where there is direct interaction between instructor and student

  • submission of an academic assignment

  • examination, interactive tutorial, or computer-assisted instruction

  • study group assigned by school

  • participation in online discussion about academic matters

  • initiation of contact with instructor to ask question about academic subject

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