General Questions

for Parents & Family

Q:   What is the University Policy on Medical Withdrawals?

A:    Purdue University Calumet does not have a Medical Withdrawal Policy.  Students are recommended to work with their instructors regarding attendance.

Q:   If I do not agree with the grades I received, what may I do?

A:    Contact the Office of the Dean of Students at 219-989-4141 or stop by the Student Union Library Building room 313 for Grade Appeal Guidelines.

Q:   In case of an emergency, how can a student be located?

A:    Contact the University Police for assistance at 219-989-2220.

Q:   How do I request my grades and transcripts?

A:    Contact the Office of the Registrar at 219-989-2210 or stop by the Enrollment Services Center located in Lawshe 130.

Q:   How do I know if the campus is closed due to weather?

A:    Information regarding weather-related closings, including updates, is available at www.purduecal.edu and on the local radio station WJOB (1230 AM).

Q:   How do you withdraw from classes?

A:    Contact the Office of the Registrar at 219-989-2210 or stop by the Enrollment Services Center located in Lawshe 130 for deadlines and procedures.

Q:   Where may students find information on health coverage?

A:    Visit the Enrollment Service Center in Lawshe 130 for information on insurance companies that provide student health coverage.