Grade Appeal

Niagara University is committed to the just and equitable evaluation of academic work. The standards for grading shall be outlined in a course syllabus; students who believe the award of a grade is not in accordance with the standards outlined in the syllabus should follow the procedure for appealing a grade.

Click here for the full policy and procedure.

If you have any questions about this policy, please contact Dr. Borgstrom, Associate Provost, at assocprovost@niagara.edu.

Current Grade Appeal Board members are:

  • Laurence Boxer, Professor of Computer Information Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Haoua Hamza,  Associate Professor, College of Education
  • Talia Harmon, Professor of Criminology & Criminal Justice, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Malena King Jones, Assistant Professor of Nursing, College of Arts and Sciences [CO-CHAIR]
  • Paula Kot, Associate Professor of English, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Susan Mason, Professor of Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Hoontaek Seo, Associate Professor of Finance & Economics, College of Business Administration
  • Yonghong Tong, Assistant Professor of Computer Information Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Patrick Tutka, Assistant Professor, College of Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • Rolanda Ward, Associate Professor of Social Work, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Zongqing Zhou, Professor, College of Hospitality and Tourism Management [CO-CHAIR]