Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee

Petitions (Fall Petitions Subcommittee)

Tuesday, October 26, 2010


Present: Riley (ECE), Higgins (MGT), Ferri (ME), Senf (LCC), Loss (MATH), Montoya (BIO), Pikowsky (REG)


Visitors: Senft (REG), Marshall (ODOS)




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

All were approved except as noted:


1-      Readmit after third drop

1-      Readmit after second drop

4-      Term withdrawals

3-      Selective withdrawals (1 Denied)

1-      36-Hour Rule waiver  

4-      Change research hours  

1-      Use transfer course to meet degree requirement after failing the course at Tech (1 Denied)

2-      Late registration for BMED2699 (1 Denied for Spring 2010 registration, 1 Approved for Fall 2010 registration)

1-      Use ECON3150 as Social Science (1 Tabled)

1-      Use PST3127 as Social Science



  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:


30-  Readmit 1st  drop for SP11 (1 Denied)

6-      10- year rule waiver

1-      Change grade mode

1-      Use Math1501 to meet degree requirement (received a D grade in the first attempt and an F in the second attempt, request to use the D grade for degree requirements)

1-      36- Hour Rule waiver

1-      Use  JAPN4113 P/F grade to meet degree requirement

1-      Reinstate registration for Fall term (1 Denied)

1-      Use GRMN4500 to meet degree requirement

1-      Academic Renewal (1 Denied)

2-      Return for the Spring 2011 term after withdrawing Fall 2010

3-      Use PSYC2803 as Social Science

1-      Use ML1813 and ML1823 as Humanities

1-      Use four hours of MUSI1201 and 1202 credits as free electives





Reta Pikowsky