Academic petition

Deviations from academic policies or requirements must be approved by petition.

  • Core Curriculum Petitions
    If your petition deals with baccalaureate core requirements, your advisor and department chair of the academic course you are petitioning must grant approval. Once the signed petition is received by the Office of the Registrar, it will be forwarded to the chair of the faculty senate core review committee for consideration.
    Baccalaureate core petition form  (Do not use for AA, AS or Certificate programs)
  • Major or Minor Degree Requirement Petitions
    If you want to waive or substitute courses within your major or minor requirements, you need approval from your advisor and the department chair and the dean of your major or minor area. Submit your signed petition to the Office of the Registrar.
    Undergraduate petition form
  • Petitions for Other Requirements
    If your petition deals with general university requirements and/or specific requirements for your degree or other academic policies, you need approval from your advisor, department chair and the dean of your college or school in which your major is located. Submit your signed petition to the Office of the Registrar.
    Undergraduate petition form
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