Student Handbooks

MBA for Professionals Student Handbook

The Willamette University MBA for Professionals Student Handbook is a guide to the current regulations, policies, standards, procedures and student services of the Atkinson Graduate School of Management.

The MBA for Professionals Handbook is to be used in conjunction with the Willamette University Selected Policies Manual which is your guide to the standards of conduct, policies, and procedures governing all Willamette University graduate and undergraduate students.

The contents of the 2011-12 MBA for Professionals Student Handbook applies to all students enrolled in a course in the MBA for Professionals program during during any of the following semesters: fall semester 2011, spring semester 2012, summer semester 2012.

The Willamette University MBA for Professionals Student Handbook is updated in mid-August each year. The handbook is subject to change based on administrative decisions and faculty governance.

Tips for a Successful MBA Experience

  • Advice from Recent Graduates
  • Knowledge, Experience and Career Management
  • Advising
  • Course Difficulties
  • Tutoring
  • Disability and Learning Services
  • Classroom and Professional Behavior
  • Course Evaluations
  • Requests for Exceptions to Academic Policies or Procedures

Expectations of Professional Behavior

  • Classroom and Academic Behavior
  • Email Communication
  • Social Networking
  • Events and Networking

Codes of Conduct and Regulations Regarding Conduct

  • Expectations of Conduct
  • Regulations Regarding Academic Honesty and Ethical Behavior
  • Conduct Probation and Termination
  • Financial Aid Suspension for Drug Related Offenses
  • Willamette University Policies


Graduation Requirements and Academic Regulations

Graduation Requirements and Academic Regulations:
MBA for Professionals
 
Graduation Requirements and Academic Regulations:
MBA for Professionals - Entering Classes Prior to Fall Semester 2010

Curricular requirements are specific to the semester of entry to the MBAP program. Click on the link above that identifies your semester of entry to access your information.

  • Graduation Requirements
  • Good Standing
  • Good Academic Standing
  • Grades
  • Regulations Regarding "F" Grades
  • Regulations Regarding "I" Grades
  • Grading Regulations Regarding Issues of Academic Honesty and Ethical Behavior
  • Grade Changes
  • Grade Appeal
  • Course Waivers
  • Transfer Credits
  • Transfer Credits from CPM Program
  • Students Enrolled Part-time


Registration Policies and Procedures

Registration Policies and Procedures:
MBA for Professionals
 
Registration Policies and Procedures:
MBA for Professionals - Entering Classes Prior to Fall Semester 2010
  • Registration
  • Course Sequence and Prerequisites
  • Full-Time and Half-Time Course Loads
  • Discontinuing a Course
  • Course Prerequisites
  • Class Attendance
  • Accommodations for Students with Disabilities
  • Immunizations Required to Attend Class
  • Repeating a Course
  • Adding a Course
  • Dropping a Course
  • Withdrawing from a Course
  • Complete Withdrawal from All Courses During a Semester
  • Medical Withdrawal or Medical Incomplete
  • Leave of Absence
  • Readmission
  • Final Exam Policy
Academic Probation, Termination and Expulsion
  • Academic Probation
  • Academic Termination
  • Expulsion Related to Issues of Academic Honesty and Ethical Behavior Regulations

Commencement Ceremony Policies and Procedures

  • Participating in the Commencement Ceremony - Graduating Students
  • Participating in the Commencement Ceremony - Walking Students
  • Academic Honors at Graduation

Requests for Exceptions to Academic Policies or Procedures

Financial Policies and Procedures

  • Tuition and Fees
  • Scholarships
  • Cancellation of Scholarships
  • Financial Aid Suspension and Drug Related Offenses
  • Health Insurance
  • Billing Process for Tuition
  • Monthly Payment Plan
  • Late Fees
  • Withdrawal Refund Policy
Willamette University Selected Policies Manual

Information and polices contained in the Willamette University Selected Policies Manual are as follows:

Table of Contents
Statement of Equal Opportunity Compliance
Statement of Title IX Compliance
 
Policies Related to Students

Student Disability Accommodation Procedures
Emergency – Medical or Psychological  
Non-Discrimination Policy
Publicity Policies for Students and Student Organizations
Sexual Conduct Information
Standards of Conduct
Student Grievance Policy  
Student Refund Policy
Telephone Harassment: Procedure to order a phone number change

All-Campus Policies
Alcohol Policy
Alcohol and Drug Abuse
Candle/Open Flame Policy
Dogs on Campus
Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act
Fire Alarm Response
Firearm/Weapons Policy
Responsibilities of Skateboarders and Bicyclists
Identification  
Inclement Weather  
Name and Logo Imprint Policy
Promotion/Publicity
Parking Regulations
Prohibition of Harassment Including Sexual Harassment
Raffles
Scheduling Policy
Smoking Policy
Student Right-To-Know and Campus Security Act
Student Travel Procedures & Best Practices
Willamette Integrated Technology Services Policies

Information, Resources
Drug-Free Schools and Community Act Amendments
Alcohol and Drugs: An Informational Guide

For complete information, please refer to the Willamette University Selected Policies Manual

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