Student Attendance and Authorized Absences

Policy number: 
06.039
Policy description: 

The University of North Texas recognizes that student success is promoted by regular attendance and participation in class.  It is the responsibility of the faculty member to notify students in writing of any special attendance requirements for the class. This policy applies to all modes of course delivery.  

Policy owner: VP for Academic Affairs
Policy contact: 
Terri Day
Vice Provost for Academic Administration
Division of Academic Affairs
Applies to: 
Faculty, Students
Date Issued: 
Saturday, January 1, 1983

Last updated: 

Date: 
2016-05-16
Action: 
Revision
Comments: 
Revised to clarify holy day, reporting for student athletes, and procedures for students called to active military service. Effective 05/16/2016.
Date: 
2011-04-01
Action: 
Review without revision
Date: 
2003-07-01
Action: 
Revision
Date: 
2003-06-01
Action: 
Revision
Date: 
1999-06-01
Action: 
Revision
Date: 
1995-08-01
Action: 
Revision