2020–2021 Walden University Student Handbook (September 2020) 
    Sep 24, 2021  
2020–2021 Walden University Student Handbook (September 2020) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

2020–2021 Walden University Student Handbook (September 2020)

Welcome to the Student Handbook

Information in this version of the Walden University Student Handbook is effective as of August 31, 2020, unless otherwise noted.


Section 1. Introduction  

Section 2. About Walden University  

Section 3. Student Expectations and Responsibilities  

Section 4. Academic Calendar, Admission, and Enrollment  

Section 5. Tuition and Financial Aid  

Section 6. Academic Progress and Grading Policies  

Section 7. Learning Modalities and Resources  

Section 8. Student Support Services   



Walden University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.



Walden University practices a policy of nondiscrimination in admission to, access to, and employment in its programs and activities. Walden does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion or creed, marital status, disability, national or ethnic origin, socioeconomic status, sexual orientation, or other legally protected status.

Walden is committed to providing barrier-free access to its educational services and makes appropriate and reasonable accommodations when necessary. Students requesting accommodations per the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) must contact the Office of Disability Services at disability@mail.waldenu.edu (1-800-925-3368, ext. 3121205; or visit the Disability Services website).

Walden University publications, including the Catalog and Student Handbook, represent current curricula, educational plans, offerings, requirements, tuition, and fees. These may be modified or discontinued from time to time in the university’s sole discretion to carry out the university’s purposes and objectives. Neither the provisions of this document, nor the acceptance of students through registration and enrollment in the university constitutes a contract or an offer of a contract.


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