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Instructions for Completing An Academic Appeal
Students who have been dismissed for academic/attendance reasons may officially appeal to their Academic Dean. Students who have been enrolled in a course two times may appeal to enroll for a third time. All appeals must be in writing using the Academic Appeal Form, along with any documentation.
Official reasons for an academic appeal may include:
Grade Point Average (GPA), Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP), Course Multiple Repeat, Override of Prerequisite, Course Overload, etc.
Step 1: Student will submit a completed copy of the appeal and Degree Navigator full report with course status to their Program Dean with appropriate documentation as listed below:
- Explanation of problem (s) leading to dismissal.
- Has the problem (s) been resolved? If not, what is your proposed solution?
- Review of earlier appeals if applicable.
Step 2: Program Dean or Associate Dean will review student explanation and indicate their decision of the appeal.
Step 3: Review of the appeal may take 2-3 days.
Step 4: You will be notified by phone when appeal is ready for pick up in Student Central area. Online students may request to have appeal returned via fax.
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