Academic Affairs

Academic Updates Due to Covid-19

Corona Virus

June 25, 2020 Announcement on Fall Semester 2020

April 22, 2020 Update on Summer Course Delivery

March 30, 2020 Complete Information on One-time Accommodations to Spring '20 Semester include:

  • Student/Faculty Evaluations
  • Withdrawal Date
  • Incompletes
  • Summer Registration Date Extension
  • Grading
  • End of Semester
  • Final Grade Submissions
  • Summer Course Guidelines
  • No Spring 20 Academic Dismissals 


Provost Welcome

Greetings Ferris State University Community:

As I begin work as your Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, I wish to thank you as students, faculty, and staff for selecting Ferris State University as your institution of choice. As your new Chief Academic Officer, I look forward to our collaboration as we navigate unprecedented challenges presented by the pandemic and the resulting disruptions to our daily lives.

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Barnes and Noble Faculty Enlight

Ferris Bookstore News

The Ferris State Bookstore is excited to announce the upcoming launch of the Adoption & Insights Portal, a source for researching, adopting and sharing insights about textbooks and course materials.  This Portal (AIP) will be replacing the current Faculty EnLight platform.

This new portal will help us achieve our goals of student success and retention by...

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Higher Learning Commission

HLC Town Hall Series

The HLC Leadership Team wants to thank the Ferris State University community for the incredible input received through the Town Hall series. Between November 2019 and January 2020, the HLC Leadership Team hosted 10 Town Hall sessions, with participants attending at the Big Rapids campus, the KCAD campus, and remotely through Blue Jeans.

These sessions were attended by more than 240 participants...

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