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Student Course Grade Appeals Policy

Student Course Grade Appeals

Definition: Provides a means for students to seek redress of complaints regarding grades.
Authority: California State University San Marcos Faculty Ethics Policy, and Executive Order 1037.
Scope: The purpose of the Student Course Grade Appeals Policy and Procedures shall be to enable students to seek redress of complaints about a course grade (hereafter referred to as "grade appeal"). A grade appeal arises when circumstances prevent assignment of an earned course grade or cause an assigned course grade to be questioned by a student. This procedure shall also be available for the resolution of grade appeals alleging inappropriate application to the student of any other rules or policies of California State University San Marcos. The burden of proof shall rest on the student.
Responsible Division: Academic Affairs
Approval Date: 08/23/2018
Originally Implemented: 02/21/2002
Signature Page/PDF: View Signatures for Student Course Grade Appeals Policy