Faculty & Staff

Find information about class scheduling, grading, deadlines, student records privacy, and student record policies.

Grading

Find out everything you need to know about the grading system, policies and GPA calculation at Portland State.

Student Records & Grading
Grading System
Grading System Tutorial
Grading Calendar


Registration & Course Management

Waitlist Policy FAQs
Faculty Registration Override FAQs

Course Scheduling

Academic Scheduling works with department schedulers to build and maintain class schedules for each term.

Academic Scheduling Information

Resources for Teaching Online Courses

Find the information and resources needed to provide a great online course experience for students.

Online Learning Resources for Faculty

Academic Calendar

Find term dates, the priority registration schedule, and deadlines for registration and grading.

Go to the Academic Calendar

Faculty & Staff Registration - Tuition Discount

PSU employees appointed in a benefit eligible position may register for classes at discounted rates at any of the Oregon Public Universities.

Tuition Discount (Staff Fee Privilege)


Student Record Policies

Registrar Policies Page

Release of Student Records

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) affords students certain rights with respect to their educational records.

FERPA Information

FERPA Tutorial

This tutorial, sponsored by the Office of Registrar at Portland State, explains the parameters of the permissible use and release of student records.

Online FERPA Tutorial

FERPA FAQs

Find answers to your questions about FERPA and student records privacy.

Frequently asked questions about FERPA

Petitions

Students may request an exemption to a university requirement or deadline with a petition.

Information about the petition process

Attendance

Attendance is one of the most important factors in academic success.

Attendance Policy
Faculty Attendance Tracking
Last Date of Attendance

Withdraw, Cancellation, Re-enrollment

Find out how students can take a leave of absence or return after a break.

Withdraw
Veteran Deployment
Re-Enrollment

Oregon Residency Requirements

The state of Oregon defines residency requirements for the purpose of tuition.

Oregon Residency Information