Office of the Academic Ombud -- A neutral, independent and confidential resource for UK students and faculty

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Cancellation of Classes

Faculty are required to meet classes as scheduled in accordance with University regulations. (Absences caused by illness or emergencies are clearly excusable; absence owing to attendance at scholarly meetings, occasional professional service, pedagogical experimentation, and the like, are exceptions which should be approved by the department chair and, where appropriate, substitution or reschedulings should be arranged. For the complete Senate Rule see S.R. 7.2.2 (paragraph 3).

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