Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee

Spring Petitions Sub-Committee (Petitions)

Wednesday, January 28, 2009


Present: Pikowsky (REG), Tone (HTS), Seitzman (AE), Schatz (PHYS), Kubanek (BIOL), Riley (ECE), Bottomley (CHEM)


Visitors: Senft (REG), Johnson (ODOS), Carter (MSE), Jones (REG)




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

All were approved except as noted:


1-      Receive Advanced Standing credit for MSE2001 and MSE2020 and waive max credit (denied)

4-   Waiver of 36- hour rule (1 denied)

4-   Change in grade basis of course (1 denied)

11- Term withdrawal (3 denied, 2 tabled)

1-   Allow transfer credit - dual enrollment after the fact (1 denied)

1-   Class substitution for Biomaterials certificate

2-   Add course to transcript for research credit

            1-   Grade substitution allowed after 4th semester (1 denied)

            1-   Remove W grade from transcript (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:


            3-   Return SP09 after withdrawing FA08

            4-   Readmit 1st drop

            2-   Receive a minor with 15 hours    

            4-   Waiver of the 10-year rule

1-       Register late for SP09 (1-Denied)






Reta Pikowsky