Each academic year Marywood University publishes a Calendar/Student Handbook. Every student has a responsibility to be aware of applicable policies contained in this University Handbook. The Calendar/Student Handbook is available at new student orientation, from advisors, department chairs, and the Deans’ Offices. This catalog references some major policy statements contained in the University Calendar/Student Handbook.

Student Status

  • Student Status Categories
  • Student Reporting Classification
  • Admission to Degree Candidacy
  • Standards for Continual Candidacy
  • Leave of Absence Policy
  • Withdrawal from the University
  • Reactivation


Grades and Records

  • Grading System
  • Academic Appeal
  • Academic Records
  • Transcripts
  • Confidentiality of Student Records


Academic Honesty


Registration, Scheduling and Program Change

  • Registration
  • Course Load
  • Cancelled Courses
  • Student Schedule Changes
  • Withdrawal From Courses
  • Auditing Courses
  • Graduate Advisement
  • Scheduling of Classes
  • Course Numbering
  • Change of Program or Field of Study