Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Iftar During June 2017 Examinations

As much as possible, students should notify the instructor during the first weeks of class about the potential for religious accommodation arising during a class or an examination (Academic Regulations of the University (2.10) and Guide to Academic Accommodations for Students.)

The 2017 month of Ramadan coincides with this year’s June midterm/final examination period. Some students will be fasting during the day and are required to wait until sundown (which will occur approximately 8:55 pm during the current exam period) to break their fast. Students should be accommodated for this during their examinations.

Methods of Accommodation:

Any student who identifies themselves as requiring Iftar during a June examination should:

  • Inform the Instructor again on the evening of the exam, and place their snack on the desk at the front of the room.
  • Rise quietly at the designated time, consume their snack where specified and return to their seat.

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