Student Appeals Procedures

(Administrative Procedure 20-165)

Academic Regulations Committee

The committee considers student petitions regarding matters such as students' unresolved concerns about their academic records. The Academic Regulations Committee considers each case on its individual merits. Its decisions are final. An appeal to the Academic Regulations Committee is submitted through the Office of Student Records and must be for classes in which an "F" grade was received for a class taken less than five years before the petition is submitted.

Financial Aid Committee

The Financial Aid Committee, comprised of staff and faculty representatives, is responsible for the awarding of selective scholarships and for Financial Aid Standards of Academic Progress appeal reviews. Scholarship applications and Standards of Progress appeals must be submitted to the Office of Student Financial Aid by the posted deadlines. All decisions of the committee are final.

Judicial Review Board (Administrative Procedure 20-40)

The Judicial Review Board is comprised of faculty, staff and student representatives approved by the College President. This body conducts appeals from students who feel the college judicial officer did not provide a fair hearing during a disciplinary inquiry for violations of the Student Code of Conduct. An appeal to the Judicial Review Board is submitted through the Dean of Student Affairs Office.