UT Austin
General Info
1999-2000

CONTENTS

CHAPTER 1
The University

CHAPTER 2
Admission

CHAPTER 3
Registration, Fees, and Deposits

CHAPTER 4
Academic Policies and Procedures

CHAPTER 5
Student Affairs

CHAPTER 6
Libraries and Other Academic Resources

CHAPTER 7
Ex-Students' Association

APPENDIXES

STATISTICAL
SUMMARIES




 

 Chapter 4
 Academic Policies and Procedures


Contents

Academic Advising
Credit Value and Course Numbers
The Semester Hour
Course Numbers
Classification of Students
Texas Academic Skills Program
TASP Test Schedule
Quantity of Work Rule
Maximum Hours in the Fall and Spring Semesters
Maximum Hours in the Summer Session
Minimum Hours in the Fall and Spring Semesters
Minimum Hours in the Summer Session
Assistant Instructors, Teaching Assistants, Assistants (Graduate), Academic Assistants, and Graduate Research Assistants
Other Student Employees
Evaluation
Grades
Symbols
Symbol X: Temporary Delay in Reporting the Final Course Grade
Approved Uses of the Symbol X
Improper Uses of the Symbol X
Symbol CR
Pass/Fail
Credit/No Credit
Symbols S and U
Repetition of a Course
Computation of the Grade Point Average
Undergraduate Students
Graduate Students
Grade Scores
Correspondence Work by Resident Students
Course Placement and Credit by Examination
Examinations Required for Course Placement
Optional Examinations
Measurement and Evaluation Center
Adding and Dropping Courses
Adding Courses
Dropping Courses: Rules for Undergraduate Students
Dropping a Course through the Twelfth Class Day
Dropping a Course through the Fourth Week of Classes
Dropping a Course after the Fourth Week of Classes
Dropping a Course after Midsemester
Dropping Courses: Rules for Graduate Students
Changing Course Registration to or from the Pass/Fail Basis or the Credit/No Credit Basis
Withdrawal
Medical Withdrawal
Class Attendance
Examinations
Searches
Availability of Classwork to Students
Reports
Semester Reports from the Registrar
Intrasemester Reports from the Deans
Scholastic Probation and Dismissal
Undergraduate Students
Table of Scholastic Standards for Continuance
Probation and Dismissal
Graduate Students
Honors
Honor Societies for Freshmen
Phi Beta Kappa
Phi Kappa Phi
Leadership and Service Organizations
British Marshall, Rhodes, and Truman Scholarships
Junior Fellows Program
College Scholars
University Honors
Graduation with University Honors
Teacher Certification
Placement Services
Transcripts
Diplomas
Personal Record Information
Name Change
Change of Address and/or Telephone
Summons to Administrative Offices
Official Communications with the University



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Contents  |  Chapter 1  |  Chapter 2  |  Chapter 3
Chapter 4  |  Chapter 5  |  Chapter 6  |  Chapter 7
Appendixes  |  Statistical Summaries


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Office of the Registrar
University of Texas at Austin

29 July 1999. Registrar's Web Team
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