Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee


Petitions (Full Committee)

Tuesday, January 20, 2015


Present: Smith (ME), Goodisman (BIOL),  Sankar (AE), Wilkinson (CHEM), Hollengreen (ARCH), Zhou (ISYE),  Berry (PUBP/HONORS), Singleton (PSYC), Mayor (ME), Scott (CEE) Economou (ARCH), MacIntyre (IC), Senf (LMC), Stein (ODOS), Pikowsky (REG)


Support Staff and Guests: Appel-Silbaugh (ODOS), Senft (REG), Riley (ECE)




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

All were approved except as noted:


            9- Term withdrawal (1 Denied, 2 Tabled)

            5-  Selective withdrawal (3 Denied, 1 Tabled, 1 Denied Approved for Full Term Withdrawal)

            1-  Adjust readmission contract GPA from Fall 2014 (1 Denied)

1-      Grade mode change from previous term (1 Tabled)

1-      Course registration hour adjustment for previous term (1 Tabled)

1-      Award credit for both INTA1200 and POL 1101 (1 Denied)

1-  Registration hour overload adjustment for Spring 2015 term (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-  Readmission after 1st drop 

2-  Petition to return for the Spring 2015 term after withdrawing Fall 2014

1-  Term withdrawal (Preapproved by Committee)

10-  Registration hour overload request for the Spring 2015 term

1-      Level override for the Spring 2015 term

2-      Grade mode change for Spring 2015 courses

1-      Course substitution for minor

1-   Allow “D” to meet degree requirements despite F in second attempt of course

1-   Count duplicate MUSI courses to meet degree requirement

1-   10-year rule waiver

1-   Cancel academic renewal

1-   Allow course to meet Humanities requirement (1 Denied)





Reta Pikowsky