Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee

Spring Petitions Sub-Committee (Petitions)

Wednesday, April 8, 2009


Present: Pikowsky (REG), Seitzman (AE), Schatz (PHYS), Kubanek (BIO), Ludovice (CHBE), Bottomley (CHEM), Castro (COA), Ferri (ME), Belton (ECON)


Visitors: Senft (REG), Jones (REG)




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

All were approved except as noted:


11-  Waiver of 36- hour rule (3 denied)

8-   Overload requests  (2 denied)

3-   Term withdrawal

2-   Readmit second drop (1 denied)

            1-   Grade substitution – allow transfer student to use it (1 denied)

            2-   Selective withdrawal (1 denied)

            1-   Graduate with honors with less than 60 credit hours (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:


            7-   Return SU09 after withdrawing SP09

            5-   Readmit 1st drop

            2-   Receive a minor with 15 hours    

            2-   Waiver of the 10-year rule

2-      Course substitution to meet degree requirements – change MUSI repeat flags

1-      Change hours from one to three for MGT4910

2-      Change grade mode





Reta Pikowsky