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Academic Policies

Petitioning University Policies and Regulations

Students may petition select academic policies and regulations.


Annual Notification of Student Rights under FERPA

Information regarding student rights to educational records.


Appealing an Academic Decision

Read the policies and procedures to appeal an academic decision.


Degree Progression and Change of Major

Information regarding timely completion of degrees for undergraduate students.


Duplicative Credit

Information regarding earned credit for non-repeatable courses taken more than once.


Grade Forgiveness 

Undergraduate students may be permitted to forgive a grade by retaking the course. Read more about grade forgiveness for UNF courses.


How to Calculate GPA

Learn how UNF calculates student grade point averages.


Interim Grading Policy for Spring 2020

Information regarding the Spring 2020 temporary grading framework resultant from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.


Latin Honors Distinction

Learn how UNF determines Latin Honors.


Release of Student Records & FERPA

Information regarding the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) and privacy of records.


Student Classification

View the hour requirements for each classification level.


Term Forgiveness

Undergraduate students may request to suppress one academic term of work. Read the guidelines for UNF term forgiveness.


Withdrawal Policy

Information and guidelines concerning various types of withdrawals.

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