Dismissal

Effective Date

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Office of Primary Responsibility

School of Graduate and Advanced Studies

Summary of Policy

Individual programs and the Dean of the School of Graduate and Advanced Studies may dismiss a student whose work is not satisfactory.

Affected Parties

School of Graduate & Advanced Studies Students

Policy Statement

Both the department faculty and the Dean of the School of Graduate and Advanced Studies have the right to dismiss a student from a program if their academic work is not up to the generally accepted standards of a graduate scholar. 

Students who were previously dismissed and wish to apply to another graduate program at Dartmouth must submit a written petition to the Dean of the School of Graduate and Advanced Studies.