Wharton Academic Policies

Below are links to Wharton academic policies.  If you have any questions about these policies, please see an advisor in the Wharton Undergraduate Division.

Advanced Placement and Transfer Credit

AP/IB Credit
Pre-College Course Credit
Transfer Credits

Course-Related Policies

Auditing Courses
Class Attendance
College of Liberal & Professional Studies (LPS) Course Credit
Course Load
Course Selection & Drop Period
Examinations
Incompatible Courses
Retaking Courses
Withdrawing from a Course

Grade- and GPA-Related Policies

Academic Progression
Academic Standing (including Probation, Drop Warning, etc.)
Changing Grade Type
Dean’s List
Failing Grades
Grade Grievance Process
Grading System
Graduation Honors
Incomplete Grades
Pass/Fail

Other

Concentration Declaration
Degree Requirements
Dual Degree
Exceptions to Academic Regulations (petitions)
External Transfer Residency Requirement
Internal Transfer
Leave of Absence
Part-Time Status for Seniors
Sunset Policy (maximum time to complete the degree)

Wharton Undergraduate Student Handbook

The Wharton Undergraduate Program Student Handbook provides a comprehensive listing of academic policies and procedures, academic and research opportunities, and other information that will be useful during your time at Wharton. Students are expected to adhere to the policies outlined in their class’ handbook.

2018-2019 Wharton Undergraduate Student Handbook
2017-2018 Wharton Undergraduate Student Handbook
2016-2017 Wharton Undergraduate Student Handbook
2015-2016 Wharton Undergraduate Student Handbook
2014-2015 Wharton Undergraduate Student Handbook
2013-2014 Wharton Undergraduate Student Handbook
2012-2013 Wharton Undergraduate Student Handbook
2011-2012 Wharton Undergraduate Student Handbook
2010-2011 Wharton Undergraduate Student Handbook
2009-2010 Wharton Undergraduate Student Handbook
2008-2009 Wharton Undergraduate Student Handbook
2007-2008 Wharton Undergraduate Student Handbook
2006-2007 Wharton Undergraduate Student Handbook
2005-2006 Wharton Undergraduate Student Handbook
2004-2005 Wharton Undergraduate Student Handbook
2003-2004 Wharton Undergraduate Student Handbook
2002-2003 Wharton Undergraduate Student Handbook