Summer 2014

Recommended Language for Syllabi:


*Please remember to include the semester and year at the top of the first page of your syllabi along with your name, contact information and office hours.




Students are responsible for registering for classes and for verifying their class schedules on e-campus.  The deadline for adding a Summer Session - First Four-Week class is Wednesday, May 21, 2014. The deadline for adding a Summer Session – Second Four-Week class is Wednesday, June 16, 2014. The deadline for adding a Summer Session – Six-Week class is Thursday, June 19, 2014. The deadline for adding a Summer Session – Eight-Week class is Friday, May 23, 2014. The deadline for adding a Summer Session – Ten-Week class is Friday, May 23, 2014.  No student will be allowed to register for a Summer Session class after the dates listed.  No exceptions will be made to these deadlines.





Any student who feels he or she may need an accommodation based on the impact of a disability should contact me privately to discuss his or her specific needs.  Please contact the Office of Disability Services at (540) 568-6705, or visit them in the Wilson Learning Center, Room 107, to coordinate reasonable accommodations for students with documented disabilities.




Some of the School of Art, Design & Art HistoryŐs facilities are accessed by your JAC card. You must be enrolled in a class that meets in the building/room in order to have access to the building/room. JAC access hours are as follows:

Duke Hall:    Monday - Sunday, 7am-6am

Memorial Hall Arts Complex:        Monday – Sunday, 7am-6am



SADAH major and minor students interested in reserving a locker in Duke Hall for the semester must come to Duke 1011 and fill out a locker rental agreement form.  Please do so during the following days/times:


Tuesday, May 20th 8:30-12:30 and 1:30-4:00

Wednesday, May 21st 8:30-12:30 and 1:30-4:00

Friday, May 23rd 8:30-noon



Tuesday, June 17th 8:30-12:30 and 1:30-4:00

Wednesday, June 18th 8:30-12:30 and 1:30-4:00

Friday, June 20th 8:30-noon



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