University Policies

Adult Learner Policy

Academic Affairs
Institutional Assessment and Institutional Research

 Definition of Adult Learner

  • Any student in the system who is 24 years old or older.
    • A report to establish the code will be run after the add/drop freeze date in the Fall and Spring semesters. [Continuing Education will work with UTS on this.]
  • Any student who is 24 years old or older at the point of admission to the University.
    • A report to establish the code will be run after the add/drop freeze date in the Fall and Spring semesters. [Continuing Education will work with UTS on this.]
  • Any student, regardless of age, who is admitted with less than 12 University credits and who has been out of high school for 3+ years.
    • A report to establish the code will be run after the add/drop freeze date in the Fall and Spring semesters. [Continuing Education will work with UTS on this.]

I. POLICY IMPLEMENTATION AND COMPLIANCE

a. What office/person will be responsible for overseeing that this policy is followed?

     1. DGCE

b. How do you anticipate making sure that this policy is enforceable?
     
1. The Data Quality Committee will be informed of any needed remediation.