Policies & Forms

The policies and forms followed by the Smith School of Business for its Masters programs are listed below. These policies supplement the University of Maryland Graduate School policies. The University of Maryland's International Student & Scholar Services (ISSS)(link is external) governs international student issues, including immigration requirements.


The Smith School reserves the right to make changes to these policies whenever it is deemed necessary or desirable. 


Policy Name Applicable Programs
Academic Standards and Grading System for MBA Students MBA
Academic Standards and Grading System for MS and MFin Students MS & MFin
Code of Academic Integrity and Code of Student Conduct All
Continuous Registration Policy All
Course Waiver Policy for MBA Students MBA
Course Waiver Policy for MS and MFin Students MS & MFin
Discrimination Policy All
Faculty Evaluations All
Graduation Extension All
Inclement Weather Policy All
Leave of Absence All
Procedures for Handling Academic Concerns All
Student Communication All
Switching Between Part-time and Full-time Programs MBA
Withdrawal Policy All