Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee

Petitions (Fall Petitions Subcommittee)

Wednesday, November 19th, 2008


Present: Tone (HTS), Ferri (ME), Benkeser (BME), Riley (ECE), Castro (COA), Marshall (DOS), Pikowsky (REG)


Visitors:  Jones (REG), Senft (REG)




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

All were approved except as noted:


1-      Change from pass/fail to letter grade

11- Term Withdrawals (1 Denied, 1 Tabled)

4-   Readmit 1st drop (4 Denied)

4-   Readmit 2nd drop (3 Denied)

5-   Request overloads

4-   Cross register with sophomore status

1-      Allow transfer credit for classes failed at Tech (1 Denied)

13-  Late selective withdrawal (4 Denied, 2 Tabled)

1-   Reinstate transfer credit for course failed here

2-   36-Hour Rule Waiver (1 Tabled)


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-   Return SP09

2-      Declare minor with 15 hours

3-      Readmit 1st drop SP09

4-      10 Year waivers





Reta Pikowsky