Georgia Institute of Technology

Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee

Petitions (Fall Petitions Subcommittee) Summary

Monday, August 28, 2006


Present: Benkeser (BME), Pikowsky (REG), Schatz (PHYS), Snell (BIOL), Webster (CEE), Wong (MGT)


Visitors: Stein (ODOS)




1.      Student Petitions Considered and Voted-Upon by the Committee

The committee reviewed 1 written appeal and 35 new petitions. All were approved except as noted:


  1-appeal to return Fall 2006

  6- late withdrawals (3 denied)

  1-to allow BIO 2344/2345 to fulfill lab science requirement

  2-to waive the 36-hour rule (2 denied)

  1-to waive the 10-year rule

  2-to be concurrently enrolled (2 denied)

  1-to use “D” grade in MATH 1711 towards graduation

  1-readmission Spring 2007 (denied)

  7-to receive credit towards graduation for courses taken (1 denied)

  2-to register for more than required hours (1 denied)

  1-to process late grade change

  1-military withdrawal Spring 2006 and readmission Fall 2006

  1-to obtain 3 minors with a single major

  1-to request readmission after second drop (denied)


  2-no action taken


2.      Petitions Handled by Administrative Decision

The following petitions met the guidelines for “Administrative Action,” and were decided by the registrar under the authority granted to her by the Committee. All were approved except as noted:


  4-approved to return Fall 2006 after withdrawing Summer





Reta Pikowsky





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