Adoption of "Symbol for Unofficial Withdrawal" Document

Spring
1997
Resolution Number: 
14.01
Contact: 
Assigned to : 
Category: 
Grading
Status: 
Completed

Resolved that the Academic Senate adopt the document "Symbol for Unofficial Withdrawal" and

Resolved that the Academic Senate direct the Executive Committee to prepare a consultation digest item to seek changes in Title 5 grading policies and procedures to allow for an evaluative symbol other than a "W" indicating an unofficial withdrawal by the student after the drop date, such symbol to be computed in the GPA as 0 points.

Status Report: 

The consultation digest was prepared identifying regulation changes necessary to permit plus/minus grading. Those proposed regulation were adopted by the Board of Governors in November1997.