Due Process

Waiver of Admission Status

Applicants to a graduate academic program may appeal decisions on their admission status by petition. The petition should be obtained on the graduate website and submitted to the Director of the Office of Graduate Studies. The applicant should consult with the Director of the Office of Graduate Studies who will process the petition with the Graduate Council and notify the applicant of the result in a timely manner.

Waiver of Regulations

A graduate student may appeal a graduate policy by petition. The petition should be obtained from graduate website and  submitted to the advisor and to the Director of the Office of Graduate Studies. The graduate student should consult with the Director of the Office of Graduate Studies for additional information.