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Policies, Procedures and Guidelines


The following policies, procedures and guidelines make up a digital Graduate Student Handbook. The policies listed here are upheld and overseen by the Graduate College under the Office of the Provost and apply to all graduate students enrolled in quarter programs with the exception of the Thomas R. Kline School of Law or College of Medicine, who are on the semester calendar. Please also see the Office of the Provost's policies page for additional policies, which may be applicable to all Drexel students.

Please note that individual programs may have additional policies, procedures and requirements.

Drexel University reserves the right to change, without notice, any statement contained on this site concerning academic policies and procedures. Failure to read this information does not excuse a student from knowing and complying with its content. In addition, this website should not act as a substitute for frequent meetings between the student and the program graduate advisor, supervising professor and/or appropriate graduate advisory committee.

Students are bound by the policies and requirements listed at the time that they matriculate into a graduate program. Readmitted students are bound by the policies and requirements in place at the time of readmission, unless an exception has been granted by the respective program and the Graduate College.

Please see Graduate Student Resources for additional resources and guidelines.

Updated 2/26/18.