Lincoln College

Undergraduate Catalog :: Normal Campus

Attendance Report Policies

Instructors report absences in all lower-division (100-200 level) courses in the Traditional Academic Programs to the Office of the Dean of Academic Affairs on a weekly basis.  Attendance is not required to be tracked in any completely on-line course, upper division courses (300-400 level), or ABE Program course. In lower division classes of the Traditional Program, attendance reports will be sent to the student’s permanent address according to the table below.

Actions Taken 2 Hour Class 3 Hour Class 4 Hour Class
Letter sent to permanent home address notifying student of the accumulated absence. 4 hours of absence 6 hours of absence 8 hours of absence
Letter sent to permanent home address notifying student of the accumulated absence. 6 hours of absence 9 hours of absence 12 hours of absence
Letter sent to permanent home address notifying student that they may be administratively withdrawn upon instructor request to the Dean of Academic Affairs. 8 hours of absence 12 hours of absence 16 hours of absence

Note: Students are NOT automatically withdrawn from the class unless the instructor provides a written request for withdrawal to the Dean.