Academic Policies

These academic policies and regulations generally apply to all undergraduate students and provide a framework within which schools and colleges may specify further conditions or variations appropriate to students in their courses or programs. Statements of academic policies and regulations apply to both degree-seeking and non-degree-seeking students unless explicitly noted otherwise.

The information in this bulletin is subject to change by Temple University at any time. Neither this bulletin nor any parts of it may be relied upon as a contract between Temple University and any student, applicant, or other user of this site. All prospective and current students should consult with appropriate University Offices to verify current information and the status of policies, programs, descriptions of curricula, or other information in this bulletin.

The texts of some of these policies are available on the Temple Policies & Procedures web site at

Students should consult their advisors and dean's offices for any changes in policy that affect them.