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Class Cancellation Due to Unexpected Instructor Lateness or Absence

  • Revision Approval Date: 9/6/16
  • Revision Effective Date: 9/6/16
  • Issuing Authority: Provost
  • Implementing Office: Office of the Provost

PURPOSE AND APPLICATION

On rare occasions, instructors may be delayed or unable to attend a class due to unforeseen circumstances. This policy clarifies expectations for unexpected cancellations of courses.

STATEMENT OF POLICY

In the event that an instructor does not appear in class due to an unexpected delay, or absence, and has not notified class of his/her expected arrival time, the class for that day is cancelled after 15 minutes of the scheduled start of that class.

POPULATIONS AFFECTED

All students