Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee

Petitions (Spring Petitions Subcommittee)

Tuesday, January 26, 2010


Present: Riley (ECE), Tone (IAC), Hollengreen (COA),  Ferri (ME), Schatz (PHYS), Montoya (BIO), Castro (COA), Benkeser (BME), Kubanek (BIOL),  Bottomley (CHEM), Zhu (COC),  Pikowsky (REG)


Visitors: Marshall (ODOS), Simon, (REG), Redding (REG), Senft (REG)




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

All were approved except as noted:


8-   Term withdrawal (2 Denied)

4-   Selective withdrawal (1 Denied, 1 Tabled)

1-      36-hour rule waiver

1-      Change grade mode

2-      Waive degree requirements (1 Denied)

1-      Add ARCH4803 to transcript

1-      Retroactive enrollment (1 Denied)


  1. Email Petitions

All were approved except as noted:


2-      Overload request

1-      Return SP10 (1 Denied)

2-      Readmit 2nd Drop (2 Denied)

2-      Readmit 1st Drop w/o sitting out


  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:


1-      Readmit after 1st drop for the SP10 term

2-      Waiver of the 10- year rule

3-      Allow credit to meet degree requirements

1-      Academic Renewal





Reta Pikowsky