Policy No. 220: Faculty Office Hours

Policy Number: 220 Date of Issue: 06/23/86
Policy Title: Faculty Office Hours Revised: 12/02/97; 05/01/06
Approval Date: 23 June 1986 President’s Signature: on file

PROVISIONS:

I. Full time faculty office hours during the fall and spring semesters will be:

A. A minimum of five (5) hours scheduled during a class week at times in which students may reasonably assume faculty will be in the office.

B. A minimum of five (5) hours scheduled by appointment during a class week when students may reasonably meet with faculty.

C. A minimum scheduled, total of ten (10), office hours per class week.

II. Adjunct faculty office hours during the fall and spring semesters should at a minimum be scheduled at times immediately before or after the scheduled class meeting(s) throughout the term(s) so that students may reasonably assume faculty will be in an office setting.

III. Faculty office hours, either full time or adjunct, during non-traditional or summer session terms should at a minimum be scheduled at times immediately before or after the scheduled class meeting(s) throughout the term(s) so that students may reasonably assume faculty will be in an office setting.