Each student is responsible for being familiar with the information appearing at www.kirkwood.edu/studenthandbook. Failure to read the regulations will not be considered an excuse for noncompliance. The college reserves the right to change policies or revise curricula as needed due to unanticipated circumstances. Rules and regulations have been adopted by the faculty and administration of the college. If a student finds that extenuating circumstances might justify the waiver of a particular college regulation, that student may file an appeal of procedure with the Student Services office, according to established procedures.