The normal academic year grading, honor system, and related academic policies and procedures apply to summer. Students should refer to the academic policies section of the St. Olaf Catalog for a thorough description of St. Olaf academic policies.
In general, faculty/student contact hours for Summer Session courses shall approximate faculty/staff contact hours per course during the regular semester: 35-40 hours for the entire Term. Most classes meet for a 1 1/2 hour period five days per week. Laboratory classes have additional hours.