Updates to Academic Year 2020-2021 Grading Policy for Graduate Students

Dear CoE Faculty,

In recognition of how current events continue to impact our graduate students, the College of Engineering is implementing the recently announced Rackham Graduate School grading policy changes to our grading policy for Academic Year 2020-2021 (Fall, Winter, & Spring/Summer terms). These will apply to all CoE graduate students enrolled in Rackham (MS, Continue Reading »

Engineering follow-up from today’s stay-at-home order

Dear Engineering faculty members:

Earlier today, you heard from the University and the Washtenaw County Health Department about preventive COVID-19 measures that have been enacted, including a stay-at-home order issued for undergraduate U-M students and an adjustment to some undergraduate courses.

These measures, although disappointing to some, were taken to further support community health, exercise Continue Reading »

Policies Regarding Accommodations for Student Medical Issues

Dear Faculty, 

The University put in place a number of academic policies in light of the unusual semester we are in, including extending the undergraduate and graduate withdrawal deadlines, altering the undergraduate grading scheme to ABC;NRC, and altering the graduate grading scheme to AB;NRC. This email focuses on existing College policies regarding students Continue Reading »