Student Participation & Withdrawal
All courses shall have activity within the first week to
determine student presence. While requirements for class
participation vary widely among instructors and courses at USG
institutions, the special circumstances of taking web-based
regular and consistent participation by
students enrolled in eCore courses. Students shall pace
themselves throughout the semester ensuring timely responses to
communications and assignments. When students are
compelled for any reason not to participate in class activities,
they must immediately contact the instructor.
To determine student presence, students must login and
participate in the course
by completing at least one
orientation assignment (one task or send/post at least one
by the posted login deadline each semester.
Failure to participate by the login deadline will result in the
student being reported as
non-attending by the professor.
If the student is reported as non-attending, the student may be
withdrawn by their Registrar's Office.
Instructors are not obligated to accept any excuse for course
inactivity due to technical problems. It is the student's
responsibility to report technical problems to the
eCore Helpdesk/D2L Help Center as they occur.
If students wish to withdraw from an eCore course after the
drop/add date, they are required to complete the online
withdrawal form on the
eCore Student Forms/Withdrawals website. Once you visit the site click "Clayton State University" and follow the instructions given to you.
participate without officially withdrawing from the course will
result in a grade of F.