New Policies posted on Repeating Courses, 2nd Pathways and Degrees, Hardship Withdrawals, and Class Attendance

The Cabinet recently approved, and Faculty Senate reviewed, the policies listed below that are now posted on the policy website.  Please use the search feature on the website to locate them. Class Attendance Policy Hardship Withdrawal Policy Repeat Course Policy Second Pathways and Degrees Policy Faculty, advisors, and any others that address student questions and […]

New Admissions Policies Posted

One new policy and two updated policies have been added to the Policy Manual Website.  (Academic and Student Affairs block; Admissions subheading.) The new policy is on Applicant Academic Dismissal Status and gives students a fresh start if their dismissal status is older than 5 years.  Spring 2023 applicants will be evaluated using this new […]

New Academic Affairs, Student Affairs, and Facilities Policies Posted

Please review the new policies below posted on the policy website (https://sites.highlands.edu/policy-manual/) Academic Affairs: Student Max Course Load – sets max at 18 for Fall/Spring semester without the need for Provost approval and 13 for Summer Academic Progress (revision) – policy was aligned with current practice Academic Integrity – defines terms, establishes policy, and outlines […]

GHC Wins the first East-West Innovation Bowl competition against Sierra Nevada University

Congratulations to GHC students – Erica Wittenbrook, Brea Wells, Lance Philp, Tommy Sullivan, and Tynasia Bunting who put their innovative ideas to the test facing off against excellent competition from Cali Carlson and Mateo de las Heras at Sierra Nevada University.  Our students made presentations in front of business executives and faculty from both schools […]

New Academic Affairs Policies Have Been Posted

Please visit https://sites.highlands.edu/policy-manual/ to review the new academic affairs policies that have been posted as follows: Academic Progress Academic Renewal Junior/Senior Course Transfer Posthumous Awards Intellectual Property Process Please timeline updates to: Post Tenure Review Pre Tenure Review Promotion Tenure If you have any questions or concerns, please let me know. Melanie Largin – mlargin@highlands.edu […]