121.1 Office Hours for Faculty Members

Created by: Dana Trebing on 05/12/2003
Category: 1 - Academic Affairs; 20 - Responsibility
Originator: Acad. Adm. & Faculty Status Committee
Current File: 121.1
Adoption Date: 10/20/2015
Reviewed for Currency: 10/20/2015
Replaces File: 121.1
Date of Origin: 07/02/1974
Classification: Faculty
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121.1 Office Hours for Faculty Members


A. Background

The philosophy of the university is that faculty should regularly be available to students.


B. Policy

Every faculty member is expected to be available for formal and informal student contacts and to encourage such contacts.


C. Guidelines

1. Faculty should make clear to their classes that they are available to discuss students' work in the course and indicate a procedure for students to arrange to see them.

2. Office hours and class schedule should be posted in locations readily accessible to students.