Leave of Absence Policy
The objective of this policy would be to verify UAMS is with in conformity with federal laws, 34 CFR 668.22 (d), in connection with process for pupils requesting a leave of lack.
AA LOA cannot meet or exceed 180 times in virtually any 12 month duration and might have a significant effect on a studentвЂ™s aid that is financial. Any pupil considering asking for a LOA that received financial aid, should talk to the Financial help workplace to find out just exactly exactly how their educational funding is going to be impacted.
Relating to regulations that are federal 34 CFR 668.22 (d), the after criteria describes what’s needed to process an approved LOA:
- The pupil must request the leave of lack on paper for their Dean for approval. The page should state the reason(s) when it comes to demand.
- A LOA can’t be given for scholastic reasons (for example. to help keep a learning pupil from failing).
- There should be expectation that is reasonable the student will get back from LOA. Read More