Faculty Senate to vote on pass/fail system for Semester II

Update —April 4, 2020 at 1:49 p.m.: University of Indianapolis undergraduate students will now have the option to choose an alternate grading system for Semester II of the 2019-2020 school year. President Robert Manuel announced in an email to students, faculty and staff on April 3. Read more: Faculty Senate approves alternate grading options


Original Story:

The University of Indianapolis Faculty Senate passed a motion regarding a pass/fail option for students during a meeting on March 31. The option, as currently proposed, would only apply to undergraduate students and would allow them to opt-in to the pass/fail option, according to the proposal. 

While the motion has been passed, it is not considered final until a full vote is held by the Faculty Senate. As of 1 p.m. on April 1, the vote has not been scheduled and this story will be updated with the time of the vote when it is announced.