Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee

  Petitions Subcommittee Meeting

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

 

Present: Smith (ME), MacIntyre (IC), Coyle (ECE), Goodisman (BIOL), Loss (MATH),  Sankar (AE), Singleton (PSYC), Yaszek (LMC), Wilkinson (CHEM), Berry (PUBP/HONORS), Mayor (ME), Scott (CEE) Economou (ARCH), Stein (ODOS), Parsons (Scheller CoB), Zhou (ISyE)

 

Support Staff and Guests:  Senft (REG)

 

Petitions

 

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

All were approved except as noted:

           

            5- Readmit after 2nd drop (1Denied)

8- Term withdrawal (1 Denied)

            1- Selective withdrawal (1 Denied)

            2- 36-hour rule waiver

1-      Grade mode change from previous term

1-      Waive transfer “D” rule (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:

 

13- Readmission after 1st drop (1 Denied)

3-  Term withdrawal (Preapproved by Committee)

1-  Selective withdrawal (Preapproved by Committee)

1-  Grade mode change (Preapproved by Committee)

1-      Course substitution for Minor

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

2-   Count duplicate MUSI courses to meet degree requirement (incorrect registration)

4-   10-year rule waiver

1-   Adjust research registration hours for the Spring 2015 term

4-   Registration adjustment for the Spring 2015 term

2-   Late registration for the Spring 2015 term

1-   Count special topics toward degree

1-   Allow course to meet Ethics requirement

2-   Allow course to meet Social Science elective requirement (2 Denied)

1-   Allow course to meet Free Elective requirement (1 Denied)

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

34- Allow course substitution for degree (Blanket Petition)

 

 

Adjourned,

 

Paul Senft on behalf of Reta Pikowsky, Registrar