Crown Forum

Frequently Asked Questions

How many semesters of Crown Forum do I need to graduate?

  • Six

What percentage grade must I earn in order to pass Crown Forum? 

  • 70%

In order to pass Crown Forum do I have to attend the required number of Crown Forum sessions and earn a grade of no lower than 70%? 

  • Yes

How many Crown Forum sessions must be attended each semester in order to pass? 

  • Eight

How do I get credit for Crown Forum?  

  • Completing prompts for Crown Forum within Blackboard AND documenting attendance via QR code — must do both — are the only ways to receive credit for attending Crown Forum sessions. 

What If I am not enrolled in Crown Forum?  

  • Coordinate with your advisor and/or to enroll.  Please note that you will not be allowed to enroll if the College enrollment period has passed and/or if at the time of your request there is not a sufficient number of Crown Forum sessions for you to pass the semester. 

How do I make up a Crown Forum absence?  

  • You don’t.  Because there are at least twelve opportunities per semester for you to earn the required eight sessions, there is no “make-up” or “excused absence” for Crown Forum.  

I just realized that I missed the deadline to respond to this week’s prompts for Crown Forum.  Will you please reopen the “test” so that I can respond to the questions and get credit? 

  • No 

I did not realize that Crown Forum impacted my GPA.  

  • Because it is a credit-baring class, it does. 

How can I erase an earned ‘F’ for Crown Forum from my transcript?  

  • Once you have earned the required six semesters of Crown Forum, a request for an earned ‘F’ to be removed can be submitted and will be considered. 

If I am a transfer student, how many semesters of Crown Forum do I need to graduate?  

  • The same number of semesters you are in residence at the College, not to exceed six.


What if I believe there was a mistake in the calculation of a Crown Forum grade or attendance?