Georgia Institute of Technology

Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee

Fall Petitions Subcommittee (Petitions)

 Wednesday, August 29, 2007


Present:  Benkeser (BME), Kubanek (BIOL), Parsons (MGT), Pikowsky (REG), Riley (ECE), Schatz (PHYS),


Visitors: Johnson-Marshall (ODOS)




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

The committee reviewed new petitions.  All were approved except as noted:


1-late selective withdrawal Summer 2007 (denied)

1-to count PHYS 2022 and 1-hour special topic lab as 4 hours lab science requirement (denied)

4-late medical withdrawal

1-late withdrawal (denied)

1-to take SOC 1101 as pass/fail, Fall 2007

1-to waive the 2-term limit of grade substitution policy and back-to-back course (denied)

1-to waive 36-hour rule (denied)

1-Fall 2007 readmission after second drop (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:


4- Fall 2007 readmission after first drop

4-return Fall 2007 after withdrawing Summer

2-to count “D” grade despite “F” grade received in second attempt

5-To exceed registration hours