Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee

Petitions (Petitions Subcommittee)

Tuesday, January 8, 2013


Present: Agrawal (ChBE), Loss (MATH), Hollengreen (ARCH), Wilkinson (CHEM), Walker (PSYC), Mayor (ME), Conte (COC), Forman (COB), Laszek (LCC), Isbell (COC), Stein (ODOS), Pikowsky (REG)


Visitors: Appel-Sillbaugh (ODOS), Senft (REG)




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

All were approved except as noted:


            6- Term withdrawal/Return for the Spring 2013 term  (1 Denied)

            17- Term withdrawal (4 Denied, 1 Tabled)

            6- Readmit after 2nd drop  (1 Denied)

            3- 36-hour rule waiver  

            7- Registration maximum hours overload requests for SP13 (4 Denied)

            1- Graduate with honors with 57 hours earned at Tech (1 Denied)

            3- Selective withdrawals (1 Denied, 1 partially approved)

            1- Waive the Humanities requirement (1 Denied)



  1. 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:


1-Readmit after 1st drop for the Spring 2013 term (1 Denied)

2- 10-year rule waiver

2- Return for the Spring 2013 term after withdrawing Fall 2012 (1 Denied)

1- Change in registered hours

1- Update registration for Social Science credit (change sections of a course)

1- Register late for research credit

1- Take graduate level courses although classified as a junior





Reta Pikowsky