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Academic Policies and Procedures

Grade Point Average (GPA)
A grade point average (GPA) is numerical calculation of a student’s  academic performance.  Each grade is assigned is number value, and then you calculate t...
Fri, 30 Apr, 2021 at 11:03 AM
Academic Advising
As a graduate students at Harrisburg University, you have many tools and resources at your disposal to help you know what courses you should take to complet...
Mon, 5 Apr, 2021 at 1:44 PM
Academic Code of Conduct
All students at Harrisburg University are required to know and understand the Academic Code of Conduct. If you do not understand something, you must open a ...
Mon, 5 Apr, 2021 at 11:12 AM
Academic Standing (Warning, Probation, Dismissal)
As a graduate student, your academics always should come first! However, we understand there can be bumps in the road. That's why HU has an Academic...
Mon, 5 Apr, 2021 at 3:13 PM
Academic Dismissal Appeals
You have the right to appeal an Academic Dismissal as outlined in the Graduate Catalog.  Make sure you are selected Graduate from the dropdown menu at the...
Thu, 22 Apr, 2021 at 9:18 AM
Academic Code of Conduct Violation Appeal
NOTE: The information below is a brief overview of the appeals process. For a more detailed explanation, please refer to the Academic Code of Conduct. When ...
Tue, 13 Apr, 2021 at 3:37 PM
"FD" Grades
What Is an "FD" Grade? FD grades stand for "FD – Failed - Disciplinary." FD grades are one of the possible sanctions of an Academic ...
Mon, 5 Apr, 2021 at 11:34 AM
Course Registration
Course schedules and registration is maintained by Records and Registration. Records and Registration has a wonderful article that takes you step-by-step th...
Wed, 7 Apr, 2021 at 9:50 AM
Repeating a Course
There may be a situation when a student has to repeat a course, either because they withdrew from a course, failed a course, or received an FD grade as a re...
Tue, 27 Apr, 2021 at 6:53 AM