Federal Requirement 4.3
The institution makes available to students and the public current academic calendars, grading policies, and refund policies. (Publication of policies)
The University of South Carolina Upstate (USC Upstate) makes available to the public current academic calendars, grading policies, and refund policies in several ways. Academic calendar information can be found in the 2011-2012 Student Handbook, on the website and in the annual publication of the 2011-2012 Academic Catalog.
Grading policies are published in both the printed and website versions of the 2011-2012 Academic Catalogunder Academic Regulations. Printed copies of the catalog are presented to all degree-seeking freshman and transfer students during orientation and to others upon request.
Refund policies and drop and withdraw deadlines are also available in both the print and online versions of the 2011-2012 Academic Catalog under Fees and Expenses. Information related to payment information and refund schedules are available in the Cashier’s Office/Student Account Services on the Upstate campus and on the USC Upstate website.