Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee

Petitions (Spring Petitions Subcommittee)

Tuesday, February 23, 2010


Present: Riley (ECE),  Hollengreen (COA),  Ferri (ME), Schatz (PHYS), Castro (COA), Kubanek (BIOL),  Bottomley (CHEM), Agrawal (ChBE), Seitzman (AE),  Pikowsky (REG), Stein (ODOS)


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




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

All were approved except as noted:


9-   Term withdrawal (3 Denied)

4-   Selective withdrawal (1 Denied, 1 Tabled)

5-   36-hour rule waiver

1-      Remove W grade from record

2-      Graduate with highest honor (2 Denied)

1-      Use transfer MATH1501 to meet degree requirement (1 Denied)



  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:


11-  Readmit after 1st drop for the SP10 term

1-      10-year  rule waiver

1-      Use “D” to meet degree requirements despite F in second attempt of course

1-      Allow late grade correction

1-      Waive two-term sit-out requirement after academic dismissal






Reta Pikowsky