The State University of New York and the College at New Paltz reserve the right to change the existing rules and regulations, academic programs and organizational structures within their respective jurisdictions. The student is expected to be governed by the information on programs, organizational structures, and rules and regulations herein published or subsequently altered.

Notwithstanding anything contained in this Catalog, the State University of New York at New Paltz expressly reserves the right, whenever it deems advisable (1) to change or modify its schedule of tuition and fees, (2) to withdraw, cancel, reschedule or modify any course, program of study, degree, or any requirement in connection with the foregoing, and (3) to change or modify any academic or other policy. Please be advised that, due to printing deadlines, information contained in this Catalog may be outdated. Essential changes in information in this Catalog concerning new academic regulations, policies, or programs will be published in the College's Schedule of Classes. It is the responsibility of each student to ascertain current information that pertains to the individual's program, particularly with regard to satisfactory completion of degree requirements, through frequent reference to the Schedule of Classes and by consultation with the student's advisor, the student's major department, the office of the student's Dean, and other offices as appropriate (such as Records and Registration, Advising, Financial Aid, etc.). In preparing this Catalog, efforts are made to provide pertinent and accurate information; however, the State University of New York at New Paltz assumes no liability for Catalog errors or omissions.