Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee

Petitions (Spring Petitions Subcommittee Meeting)

Tuesday, January 21, 2014



Present: Goodisman (BIO), Smith (ME), Mayor (ME), Hollengreen (ARCH), Wilkinson (CHEM).  Berry (PUBP), Riley (ECE). Economou (ARCH), Loss (MATH) Stein (ODOS), Pikowsky (REG)


Supporting Staff:  Appel-Sillbaugh (ODOS), Senft (REG)





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

All were approved except as noted:


5- Term withdrawal (1 Denied)

4- Selective withdrawal (4 Denied)

            3- 36-hour rule waiver

            1- Waive requirement for tentative honors at commencement (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:


3- Return for the Spring 2014 term after withdrawing Fall 2013 (1 Denied)

5- Register late for the Spring 2014 term

1- Hour overload request (1 Denied)

1- Count both instances of MUSI courses, registered incorrectly

1- Count INTA1200 towards U.S. Perspectives requirement

1- Substitute SPAN 1002 with SPAN 1102

3- 10-year rule waiver

2- Registration adjustment of hours for a variable credit course

3- Readmit after 1st dismissal for the Summer 2014 term

1- Use “D” instead of “F” towards degree requirement

5- Cancel registration for the Spring 2014 term

1- Count six hours of non-INTA courses toward INTA minor

1- Use PSYC 3012 as free elective






Reta Pikowsky