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Faculty Office Hours

Fall & Spring Semester Office Hours

Faculty Office Hours

Faculty office hours should total 10 hours per week:

  • 1 office hour will be granted for participation in the Activity Hour (Wednesdays 12-1)
  • 5 office hours will be face-to-face
    • Minimum of three days per week
    • Minimum of 30 minute increments
  • 1 office hour for e-mail correspondence
  • 3 office hours that will be flexible – i.e. virtual, face-to-face or a combination

Administrative Office Hours

Special Assignments - Include the following number of "Administrative Hours" based on your assignment:

  • .5 credit = 1 hour per week
  • 1 credit = 1.75 hours per week
  • 1.5 credits = 2.5 hours per week
  • 2 credits = 3.5 hours per week
  • 3 credits = 5 hours per week
  • 7.5 credits = 13 hours per week

Summer Semester Office Hours

  • 10-week courses - 1 hour per course per week
  • 5-week courses - 2 hours per course per week
  • Online hours may be used for distance learning courses or with permission from the Dean for face-to-face courses.

Adjunct Office Hours

  • 1 office hour per week per course taught

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