Georgia Institute of Technology

Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee

Full Committee (Petitions)

                                                Friday, January 25, 2008


Present: Benkeser (BME), Jarrett (COA), Riley (ECE), Ferri (ME), Tone (HTS) Pikowsky (REG), Parsons (MGT), Agrawal (ChBE), Seitzman (AE)


Visitors: Johnson-Marshall (ODOS)




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

All were approved except as noted:


            1- Late medical withdrawal FA99 & SP00 (denied)

            1- Late medical withdrawal for FA07

            1- Late medical withdrawal for FA06 (denied)

            1-Late medical withdrawal for SP07 & SU07 (denied)

            1- Late withdrawal from FA05 & SP06 (denied)

            1- Late withdrawal from FA06

            1- Readmit after first drop (denied)

            1- SU08 readmission (No Action)

            1- SU08 readmission after 2nd drop (denied)

            2- Waive 10 year rule

            5- Waive 36 hr rule (1 no action, 1 denied)

            5- Selective withdrawals (1 tabled, 1 denied)

            1- To receive highest honors for SP05 (denied)

            1- Change BIOL 1510 from P/F to letter grade

            1- Change PSYC 1101 from P/F to letter grade (denied)

            2-Change Econ 2106 from P/F to letter grade

            1- Reduction in contract GPA from 2.63 to 2.5 (denied)

    Readmission after a second drop was approved

            1- Register for 6 hrs of audit internship

            1-Request 3 hrs for MSE 4699 research (approved with conditions)

            1- Request credit for MUSI 2008

            1- Request to take Chemistry during SU08 (approved with conditions)

            1- Request for humanities course for independent study      


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-Summer 2008 readmission after first drop

4-Request to increase hours (4 denied)




Reta Pikowsky