FSD 17-32 – Grade Notification

May 4, 2018

FSD 17-32 – Grade Notification

Purdue University Northwest Faculty Senate

Faculty Senate Document 17-32

Submission Date: 5/4/18 (Student Affairs Committee)

Senate Action and Date:

For Discussion, May 4, 2018

For Vote, September 14, 2018


Whereas:It benefits students to have timely feedback on their performance in classes, and

Whereas:It is of particular importance to students to know their status in classes prior to the drop deadline, and

Whereas:The Student Government Association has presented the Student Affairs Committee with the attached resolution, “Mandatory Grade Posting Act,”

Be it resolved:The Purdue Northwest Faculty Senate expects faculty members to keep students informed on a regular basis of their performance in class, and in particular to inform students of their expected grade based on current performance prior to the drop deadline.

Approved by committee, August 24, 2018:

  1. Calix
  2. Domke
  3. Polman
  4. Rezak
  5. Sindone (chair)
  6. Wilbur
  7. Riley Owens (Student Government Representative, Voting)

Not voting:

  1. Kincaid (Absent, Not Voting)
  2. Carmen Panlilio, VC Enrollment Management & Student Affairs (Non-voting)