Georgia Institute of Technology

Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee

Fall Petitions Sub-committee (Petitions)

 Wednesday, September 26, 2007


Present:  Kubanek (BIOL), Parsons (MGT), Pikowsky (REG), Riley (ECE), Weinberg (MUSI)


Visitors: Johnson-Marshal (ODOS)




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

The committee reviewed petitions tabled from the previous meeting as well as new petitions.  All were approved except as noted:


3-late withdrawals (3 denied)

1-to use PHYS 2XXX and 2901 together as a lab science requirement

1-to waive the 36-hour rule (denied)

4-late medical withdrawals (1 denied)

3-to waive the 10-year rule

1-to count MUSI 1103 towards four credit hours of humanities

1-to change FRN 3004, Fall 2007, to pass/fail

1-selective withdrawal (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:


6-Spring 2008 readmission after first drop

2-to return Spring 2008 after withdrawing Fall 2007

1-to use “D” grade in PSYC 1101 despite “F” in second attempt.