Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee

Petitions (Fall Petitions Subcommittee)

Tuesday, January 4, 2010


Present: Higgins (MGT), Riley (ECE), Seitzman (AE), Benkeser (BME), Senf (LCC), Bottomley (CHEM), Agrawal (CHBE), Montoya (BIO), Isbell (COC), Pikowsky (REG), Stein (ODOS)


Visitors: Senft (REG), Yazek (STAC), Reilly (STAC), Bidstrup-Allen (ChemE)




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

All were approved except as noted:


6-    Registration hour overload request

2-   Readmit after second drop

1-    Readmit after first drop without sitting out

10-  Term withdrawal (1 Tabled, 2 Denied)

3-    Selective withdrawal (2 Denied)

3-    Late grade mode change (1 Denied)

2-    Late grade substitution (2 Denied)

1-    Change contract GPA after completion of term (1 Denied)


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:


2-   Readmit 1st drop for SP11

1-   10-year rule waiver

1-   Take advanced standing exam


3. In-person Student Appeals Considered and Voted upon by the Committee


1-   Readmit after first drop without sitting out





Reta Pikowsky