5.2. Absences

If you cannot hold your office hours due to illness or other circumstances, and are unable to get another TA to cover for you, please call the main office ((612) 625-4002) to let the receptionist know. They need to cancel the office hour and answer students' questions about the cancellation.

You also should contact the faculty member in charge of your course whenever you are unable to perform any of your duties.

If you are assigned to TEACH a class and will miss it for one day, please call the main office (625-4002) and report what arrangements you have made to have someone teach for you. If you will miss more than one day of class you will need prior approval from Graduate TA Supervisor.