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Guidelines for Students

  • Be honest in your reviews. If you don't know the class or the professor, don't post a review
  • Avoid comments that are not relevant to the class or professor
  • Avoid comments on a Professor’s appearance, clothes choice, age, gender or race or any other factor unrelated to the class.
  • Provide a full overview including pros and cons
  • Avoid hearsay.
  • Don't Spam
  • Rate My Courses reserves the right to remove ratings that do not comply with the guidelines including but not limited to defamatory or offensive comments.
  • Don't post angry comments

Content Policy

The following is prohibited:

  • Profanity, derogatory remarks about religion, ethnicity or race, gender, physical appearance, age, mental and/or physical disabilities
  • Defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive or otherwise illegal material
  • Threats, harassment, lewdness, hate speech, or other displays of bigotry.
  • Commenting on a Professor's or a student's personal life
  • Any Claim about a professor or student engaging in any illegal activity
  • Hyperlinks and / or URLs.
  • A language other than English or French (for schools in with a french speaking population)