Student Handbook

Heritage College is a non-smoking facility. Please respect the Heritage College community by disposing of all tobacco products appropriately and being further than three meters from an entrance or exit to the building.

Heritage College is a safe and secure campus; however, students are responsible for ensuring that their personal belongings are taken care of. NEVER · Leave your bag unattended · Leave your locker open · Leave your personal belongings around · Keep knowledge of a theft to yourself – report it! ALWAYS keep your valuables out of sight!

Social Space:
Wireless internet access available. • Be respectful of noise levels as classes and meetings are in session in close proximity. • Please be respectful and keep your shoes and food off the furniture. • Please do not move furniture so that it blocks doorways or corridors. • Please be courteous and place your recyclables and waste in the appropriate containers.

Academic honesty is expected of all students enrolled at Heritage College. Academic dishonesty is a serious offence and will result in consequences ranging from a reprimand to expulsion from the College. Acts of academic dishonesty include, but are not limited to, the following • Plagiarism: that which is represented as one’s own work and has been deliberately copied from any outside source, including other students’ work. • Cheating: copying, falsifying, stealing or aiding others in such dishonest activities. • Modification and/or falsification of documents or records. • Theft, or attempted theft of examination or any academic materials. The department, in consultation with the program coordinator and the instructor, will administer penalties. Transgressions and penalties will be documented and stored on the student’s file in the Registrar’s Office, according to College retention schedules. Students expelled for academic dishonesty will be assigned an identifying withdrawal code.

Heritage College believes in the importance of attendance and its relationship to achievement. There is a mandatory attendance requirement that is applied across all College programs. Max of 3 missed classes can be accepted. More than that you may not be qualified to get your diploma . Please contact your instructor if you will miss one or more of your classes. programs will monitor attendance.

Heritage College has a standardized grading
system using letter grades that have the following
grade-point values.

P Pass
A Grade Point Average (GPA) of 1 is required for
Graduation (D)

Students wishing to withdraw from a program or course must notify the academic department. Depending on the period of attendance, students may be eligible for a refund according to the Tuition Refund Policy. The period of attendance is calculated from the day on which the program commences to the last day of attendance.