Policies and Practices
The Registrar's office is the custodian of the Institution's academic and curricular records.
The links below are the institutional rules and regulations for some of the policies pertaining to maintaining academic record.
For information regarding institution Academic Rules and Regulations, see below:
Specific Policies for students:
- Academic Plan Hold (Requires an undergraduate student to declare a valid major)
- Family Education Rights & Privacy Act (Regarding your rights about your academic record)
- UW Extension Independent Learning Tuition Waiver (Fee Waiver policy)
- Students Exceeding 165 Total Credits (Fee policy)
- Legal or Preferred Identity Practices (Name, Gender, Social Security Number)
Did You Know? Credit Hour Definition: A credit hour is an amount of work represented in intended student learning outcomes and verified by evidence of student achievement that is an institutionally established equivalency that reasonably approximates not less than one hour of classroom or direct faculty instruction and a minimum of two hours of out-of-class student work each week for approximately fifteen weeks for one semester, or the equivalent amount of work over different amount of time, or the equivalent amount of work for other activities established by the University including but not limited to graduate work, internships, practica, studio work, and other academic work leading toward the awarding of credit hours.