Classwork and Academic Policies
Find guidance on a variety of curricular and class-related issues through the following policies. Additional academic policies can be found on the University Policies website.
Read guidelines for schools on creating curricular packages smaller than a major or a minor to present to students as a certificate.
Learn about Northwestern’s current credit awarding practices, which are in line with the Federal definitions of a credit hour.
Information and guidance on recording synchronous remote course content, specifically in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
We believe that every reasonable effort should be made to allow members of the university community to observe their religious holidays without jeopardizing the fulfillment of their academic obligations.