Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee

Petitions (Fall Subcommittee)

Tuesday, October 29, 2013


Present: Hollengreen (ARCH), Scott (CEE), Smith (ME), Grover (CHBE), Klein (ECE), Loss (MATH), Pikowsky (REG)


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





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

All were approved except as noted:


8- Term withdrawal (1 Denied, 1 Tabled)

8- Selective withdrawal (4 Denied, 1 Tabled, 1 N/A)

1- Selective withdrawal without W’s (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:


5- Change registration hours for the Fall 2013 term

29- Readmit after 1st Drop for the Spring 2014 term (3 Denied)

12- Return for the Fall 2013 term having withdrawn from Summer term

3- Register late for the Fall 2013 term

1- Count LING 2100 as Humanities

1- Count GTS2080 as Humanities

1- 10-year rule waiver

2- Readmit after 2nd drop (2 Denied)

1- Count CHIN 4813 towards Global Perspective requirement (1 Denied)

1- Count HTS 4925 towards Humanities requirement (1 Denied)

4- Grade  mode Changes

1- Register for 21 hours during Phase 1 registration for the Spring 2014 term

1- Change registration for research hours

1- Use fall-through courses toward degree (substitute courses)


3.  Petitions Handled by Written Appeal

      All approved except where noted.


      1- 36-hour rule waiver

      1- Selective withdrawal (1 Denied)





Reta Pikowsky