Resolution Contents

That the wording in Class Attendance policy be changed as follows: It is strongly urged that instructors accept the following “excusable” reasons for allowing students to make up missed work. And, be it further RESOLVED that the following clarifying language be added to the policy as excusable reasons for making up missed class work: B. Injury, illness, death, or any extenuating circumstances of close relatives (to include but not limited to natural, adopted, and/or in-law children, parents, legal guardian, siblings, grandparents, grandchildren as well as spouse or partner). Extenuating circumstances can be defined as serious and exceptional factors outside the student's control which adversely affected the student’s attendance during class time.

President's Response to Resolution