Graduate TA Attendance Policy

Teaching assistants are expected to attend all sessions of every class that that they are scheduled to teach, and to remain in State College during the final examination period as needed to proctor and grade final exams and enter the results into LionPATH.

TAs are responsible for scheduling travel plans to comply with the above policy and, if they travel out of the USA, for ensuring that they have appropriate visas to return.

A TA who fails to comply with the above policy may incur one or more of the following penalties: a reduction in assessed teaching credits; a reduction in stipend; a suspension or termination of his/her teaching assistantship.