Graduate Student Guide

2014-2015

 

Welcome to The Graduate School of John Brown University!  The purpose of this online publication is to inform you of the guidelines, policies, and procedures of JBU's Graduate Programs.  Each main section of the Table of Contents is listed below and is linkable to a page that provides more information about each of the sub-headings.  For further explanations of policies and for policies not found in this Student Guide, refer to the Graduate Student Catalog.

If you have any questions, please call (888) 849-3503 or email grad@jbu.edu. 

 

I. STUDENT EXPECTATIONS

 

II. ACADEMIC POLICIES & PROCEDURES

  • Enrollment Status
  • Online Registration
  • Quality Standards for Continuance in a Graduate Program
  • Coursework & Requirements
  • Transfer Credit Policy
  • Adding or Dropping Courses
  • Refund Policy
  • Crisis Alert System and Class Cancellations
  • Attendance
  • Non-Attendance Resulting in Withdrawal
  • Readmission
  • Second Degree Seeking
  • Statement on Academic Integrity
  • Faculty Action Regarding Violations of Academic Integrity
  • Grades, Degrees and Graduation
  • Commencement
  • Academic Grievance Process

III. STUDENT SERVICES

  • Scholarships, Assistantships and Fellowships
  • Services for Students with Disabilities
  • Bookstore
  • Student Accounts
  • Financial Aid Office
  • Graduate Christian Fellowship
  • Participation in Undergraduate Campus Events
  • Health Services
  • Parking Sticker
  • Walton Lifetime Health Complex
  • Facilities and Classroom Locations
  • Library Services
  • Information Technology Services

IV. YOUR RIGHTS AS A STUDENT

  • Rights of Access to Your Educational Records
  • Statement for the Prevention of Drug & Alcohol Abuse
  • Weapons, Fireworks, and Explosives
  • Sexual Assault, Dating/Domestic Violence, Stalking and Harassment Policy
  • Campus Crime Statistics
  • Campus Registered Sex Offenders Notification Policy