Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee

Petitions (Spring Subcommittee)

Tuesday, April 5, 2011


Present: Seitzman (AE), Chang (MGT), Belton (ECON), Senf (LCC), Ferri (ME), Walker, (PSYCH), Bottomley (CHEM), Castro (COA), Paredis (ME), Riley (ECE), Pikowsky (REG)


Visitors: Senft (REG), Marshall (ODOS), Paulez (OIE)




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

All were approved except as noted:


5-      Term withdrawals

3-   Readmit after second drop (3 Denied)

5-      36-hour rule waiver (2 Denied)

4-      Selective withdrawals

2-      Change grade mode (1 Denied)

3-      Request hour overloads for the Summer 2011 term (2 Denied, 1 Tabled)

2-      Concurrent enrollment (1 Denied, 1 Tabled)

1-      Use CETL2000 as a free elective

1-      Be allowed late grade substitution (1 Denied)

1-      Change registration CHBE4698 to 4699 (1 Denied)

1-      Request last semester GPA (predicted GPA for the current term) be included in CUM GPA for tentative honors at commencement (1 Denied)

1-      Be allowed to take courses at another college after failing them at Tech (1 Denied)

1-      Count two HPS activity transfer courses towards degree (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:


2-      Readmit 1st drop for Fall 2011

2-      10-year rule waiver

2-   Use repeated MUSI course to meet Humanities Requirement (incorrectly registered)

3-   Return for the Summer 2011 term after withdrawing from the Spring 2011 term





Reta Pikowsky