University Senate of
Scheduling of Evening Examinations
Regular exams are exams and quizzes that are not defined as final examinations. Evening exams are regular exams held outside of scheduled class times, usually after 6 p.m.
Regular exams should be given during scheduled class meeting times when possible. Students required to take an evening exam shall be excused from one scheduled class.
Evening examinations must be arranged through the scheduling office to avoid conflicts and to allow effective use of University resources. Evening exams should be scheduled for 6-7 p.m., Monday-Thursday. The University shall not schedule classes for this time period.
Faculty scheduling evening exams must provide alternative examination times for students with the following conflicts:
Regular exams shall not be given on Friday evenings, nor on Saturday or Sunday.
Adopted by Senate: October 11, 1995
Approved by President with modifications: March 19, 1996
Became Senate Policy 601.1