Appeals Committee
Annual Report 2012-13

The Appeals Committee has met nine times during the year, once per month from August 2012 to April 2013. 50 appeals of academic regulations were reviewed. A total of 34 appeals were approved, 16 were denied. Our next meeting will happen on Friday May 3.

20 appeals were related to foreign language accommodations - 19 were approved, 1 denied.

14 appeals were related to academic suspension or dismissal. 7 were approved and 7 were denied.

6 appeals were related to general education requirements. 3 were approved and 3 were denied.

2 appeals were related to the 28-hour rule. 1 was approved and 1 was denied. 2 appeals requested retroactive withdrawal from courses. 1 was approved and 1was denied.

2 appeals were related to credit hour graduation requirements. Both were approved.

1 appeal requested pass/fail within major and it was denied.

1 appeal related to transfer credit and it was denied.

1 appeal was related to dual enrollment – it was approved.

1 appeal was related to the science requirement for the B.S. degree. It was denied.

A log of all 2012-13 appeal results has been maintained by the Associate Academic Dean.

Respectfully submitted,
Sophia Kearns, Chairperson

The 2012-13 Appeals Committee
Connie Carson, Lorraine Dejong, Bob Fray, Stephanie Knouse, Bill Price, Marie Watkins, Sofia Kearns

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