Request to Miss Classes

Students: If you plan to miss classes for a reason not covered by our College Visit or Pursuit of Excellence policiy, use this form on DAinfo. Approval may be granted only by the Dean of Students Office.

Please note the Request to Miss Classes Form is not intended for medical absences or family emergencies. Any absence related to medical issues (such as doctors’ appointments, injury, surgery, or chronic illness) must be approved through the Health Center. Parents or guardians are asked to call the Health Center directly (413-774-1600) to discuss their child’s plans.

Students are allowed to miss a maximum of five (5) class days – for Pursuit of Excellence, College Visits or other reasons. Requests must be received at least three (3) days prior to the event.