Exam, Quiz, and Homework Policies
If you are student with a disability and want to request
special accommodations, you must be registered with
University’s Moses Center for
Students with Disabilities (CSD).
The Moses Center is located at 726 Broadway on the 2nd
floor and can be contacted by phone, 212-998-4980, or
If you require additional accommodations beyond what has
been approved by the Moses Center for Students with
Disabilities, please let me know as soon as
You are expected to know and follow
Out of Sequence Exams and Quizzes
You must email me AT LEAST A WEEK IN ADVANCE.
Medical or family emergencies:
If you miss an exam for a medical, religious, or family emergency reason, you must email me written documentation to me within 2 days of the missed exam or immediately after you return to school.
If you are a student athlete who has an exam conflict for reasons other than practice, please email me AT LEAST A WEEK IN ADVANCE a letter from NYU Athletics.
Please email AT LEAST A WEEK IN ADVANCE and BEFORE you finalize your travel plans. Permission is not guaranteed, EVEN IF YOU HAVE ALREADY PURCHASED TICKETS. You will have to take the out of sequence exam or quiz BEFORE the scheduled exam date.
NO ACCOMMODATIONS will be made for exams for reasons of convenient travel, EVEN IF YOU HAVE
ALREADY PURCHASED TICKETS. Please note carefully the date of
your exams and final and plan your travel schedule accordingly.
There will be no makeup quizzes. If you have a valid reason for a missing quiz, such as the ones above, then
During the Exam
Neatness and legibility:
You are expected to write neatly
and legibly on your exam. Your final answer must be clearly
identified (by placing a box around it). Points will be
deducted, if the grader has difficulty reading or finding your answer.
Time and place:
You are responsible for knowing when and where an exam is being
held. You will not receive any special consideration for being late
or missing an exam by mistake.
You are required to bring your NYU ID to the exam. If
for any reason you are unable to do so, please bring another photo ID, such
as a driver's license.
Before the Exam:
You must wait outside the exam room before the start of an exam.
You must sit only in a seat where there is an exam for your course. You are NOT
allowed to move the exam to a different seat.
You are not allowed to bring any paper of your own.
Please use the back pages on the exam as scratch paper.
Cell phone policy:
No cell phones, iPads or other devices that can
communicate with the internet or other people may be
used. Any such equipment found with the power on may be
interpreted as cheating.
Calculator are forbidden.
No formula sheets are allowed.
All needed formulas will be provided on the exam itself.
After the exam
Regrading: If you believe that one or more problems on your exam paper were
incorrectly graded or that the exam score was calculated incorrectly,
then you can email me and request a regrade within one week after you receive your exam back.