Things You MUST Know! True or false: If I withdraw from enough classes that I fall below full-time student status, I will have to move out of my residence hall.
Answer: False! You will not be removed from your residence hall during the middle of a semester unless your behavior is disruptive to other residents.
Things You MUST Know! True or false: If I withdraw from enough classes that I fall below full-time student status, I will lose my financial aid.
Answer: False IN MOST CASES Dropping from full- to part-time status during a semester generally will not affect your financial aid. However, it will in some circumstances: to be certain, check with the Office of Financial Aid.
Things You Must Know! What are the withdrawal deadlines for the fall 2014 semester?
Answer UNIV 100Friday, October 10 Other Individual ClassesFriday, October 17 All classes (i.e., completely withdrawing from RU Tuesday, November 11
Things You MUST Know! How many classes may be repeated during a student’s term of enrollment at RU?
Things You MUST Know! Under what circumstances does Radford University offer exceptions to suspension?
Answer: NONE. Radford University does not make exceptions to academic suspension.
Things You MUST Know! What GPA must I earn at the end of my first semester to avoid suspension?
Answer: 1.00 To avoid suspension in subsequent semesters, you must demonstrate improved academic performance: Hours AttemptedGPA Required to Avoid Suspension 12-231.00 24-351.50 36-471.80 48 or more2.00
Answers RU Students Should Be Able to Find! Who is my academic advisor?
Answer: Look at your degree audit (your advisor's name is included in the heading information). Your degree audit can be found in the Academics section of the MyRU portal. MyRU portal Still uncertain? Contact your college advising center or the administrative assistant in the department of your major.
Answers RU Students Should Be Able to Find! How do I calculate my GPA?
Answer: Enter the pertinent information from your degree audit into the GPA Calculator on the Advising homepage: https://eduweb.education.radford.edu /advising/gpa/gpa_calc_2013.asp
Answers RU Students Should Be Able to Find! How do I appeal a grade?
Answer: Visit the Registrar’s webpage and click on About -> Academic Policies -> Grade Appeal Procedures: http://www.radford.edu/content/registrar/hom e/about/academic-policies/grade-appeal.html Forms are available in department offices, Deans’ Offices, Advising Centers, and the Registrar’s Office.
Answers RU Students Should Be Able to Find! How do I determine my class standing?