Academic Regulations

Academic regulations are established by the Davidson College faculty to ensure the academic integrity of the college. It is your responsibility as a student to be familiar with all academic regulations of the college. It is important to note that academic regulations are subject to change. For additional policies and requirements, please refer to the Student Handbook and College Catalog. The current year follows, with previous years' documents below.

2015-2016 Academic Regulations (PDF)

Index

Absences - 16
Academic probation - 11
Admission - 16
AP and IB - 14
Attendance - 7
Audio Recording - 17
Auditing - 16
Authorized Withdrawal - 8, 10
Calendar, academic - 6
Classification, student - 16
Composition requirement - 3
Consortium, Charlotte Area - 14
Course loads - 6
Credit Definition - 7
Credit Equivalency - 6
Cultural Diversity requirement - 3
Cum Laude - 13
Davidson 101 requirement - 5
Degree requirements - 2
Degrees - 2
Diplomas - 15
Distribution requirements - 3
Drop/Add - 6
Double Majors - 5
Dual (HS/College) enrollment - 15
Examinations - 9
Foreign language requirement - 3
GPA (grade point average) - 11
Grade appeals - 10
Grades - 9
Honors (departmental and Latin) - 13
Incomplete grade - 10
Independent Study/Research - 7
Interdisciplinary Minors - 6
Leaves, approved - 8
Low achievement - 12
Major requirements - 5
Minors - 5
Off-campus study - 14
Pass/Fail - 11
Physical Education requirement - 5
Registration - 6
Repeat Courses - 11
Reviews (tests) - 9
Special/Visiting students - 16
Standards of progress - 11
Summer Contract courses - 8
Transcripts - 15
Transfer credits - 13
Video Recording - 17
Withdrawal (from course) - 10
Withdrawal (involuntary) - 12
Withdrawals (from the college) - 8

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