Penn State Mark

Evening Exams

The scheduling of evening examinations (policy 44-30) in any course offered before 5:30 p.m. is permitted only when all of the following conditions are fulfilled:

  • Consent is granted by the dean of the college in which the course is taught.
  • No more than four evening examinations are scheduled during the semester.
  • The evening examinations are scheduled in advance by the Registrar's office and announced by the professor during the first week of classes.

In the case of a conflict between the evening examination and other scheduled University activities, or in the case of more than one evening examination per day, each student is permitted to make up the examination without penalty.