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 NameApplicable Programs
Academic Standards and Grading System for MBA StudentsMBA
Academic Standards and Grading System for Specialty Masters StudentsMS & MFin
Code of Academic Integrity and Code of Student ConductAll
Continuous Registration PolicyAll
Course Waiver Policy for MBA StudentsMBA
Course Waiver Policy for Specialty Masters StudentsMS & MFin
Discrimination PolicyAll
Faculty EvaluationsAll
Graduation ExtensionAll
Inclement Weather PolicyAll
Leave of AbsenceAll
Procedures for Handling Academic ConcernsAll
Student CommunicationAll
Switching Between Part-time and Full-time ProgramsMBA
Withdrawal PolicyAll