At least two exams must be given during the semester, one of which is the final. At least one major graded exam or project must be completed and the grade given to the student during or before mid-semester.
Faculty are not required to give formal mid-semester exams nor to submit mid-semester grade reports. Faculty are asked, however, to inform students of their progress in their progress in their classes at least one time during the semester before the withdrawal date. Divisions may have their own policies regarding this process. Faculty are encouraged to consult their department chairs or deans.