University Resources, Operations and Policies

Exam/Assignment Absence Policy

Policy Statement

Adelphi University welcomes diversity in its community, and respects various religious observances. This policy sets forth guidance for members of the University to take such religious observances into consideration regarding course examination and assignment schedules.

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Reason for Policy

The goal of this policy is to effectively balance religious holidays observed by members of the university with the regular academic schedule and requirements of faculty and students.

Who Is Governed by this Policy                                         

Faculty and students


Office of the University Registrar

Document History                                                      

  • Last Reviewed Date: November 6, 2006
  • Last Revised Date: N/A
  • Policy Origination Date: November 6, 2006

Who Approved This Policy                                                  

Office of the Provost

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