If students in your class approach you about the procedure for dropping a course, please encourage them to discuss this action with their advisor to assure that dropping the course will not negatively impact their progress to degree or financial aid eligibility. Elsewhere in this manual, you will find more information on the financial ramifications for student drops related to grade reporting.
- For resident education students: See the information on Dropping Courses from the Office of the University Registrar.
- For World Campus students: The World Campus policy and procedures for dropping a course are posted on the Student Enrollment Services website at:
http://student.worldcampus.psu.edu/your-courses-how-to-guide/dropping-a-course. During the standard drop-add period, drops and adds can be made directly by students through eLion.