Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee

Petitions (Petitions Subcommittee)

Tuesday, July 9, 2013


Present: Ried (CoC/IC), Sankar (AE), Wilkinson (CHEM). Higgins (COB), Grover (CHBE), Smith (ME), Agrawal (CHBE), Stein (ODOS), Pikowsky (REG)


Visitors:  Appel-Sillbaugh (ODOS), Senft (REG)




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

All were approved except as noted:


2- Readmit after 2nd drop for the Fall 2013 term (1 Tabled)

15- Term withdrawal (5 Denied, 1 Tabled)

6- Selective withdrawal

1- Hour registration overload requests for the Fall 2013 term  


  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- 10-year rule waiver

1- Use D in course to meet degree requirement despite F in second attempt

1- Grade mode change

1- Use transfer credit to meet degree requirement

23- Readmit after 1st drop for the Fall 2013 term (2 Denied)

1- Change Registration for the Summer 2013 term

7- Return for the Fall 2013 term after withdrawing Summer

4- Register late for the Summer 2012 term

4- Cancel registration for the Summer 2012 term

1- Grade mode change


3.  Petitions Handed by Email Vote

      All approved except where noted.


      1- Term withdrawal (1 Denied)

      1- Selective withdrawal


4.  Student Appeals Considered and Voted Upon by the Committee

      All approved except where noted


2- Term withdrawal (Note: One of these appeals was handled at the June 18, Academic    Matters meeting.)




Reta Pikowsky