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Student Appeals

 

University of Georgia students have the right to appeal academic decisions.

Petitions Subcommittee of the Educational Affairs Committee

At the university level, appeals are considered by the Petitions Subcommittee of the Educational Affairs Committee (EAC) of the University Council. The Petitions Subcommittee is comprised of three faculty members from the EAC. The chair of EAC serves as the chair of the Petitions Subcommittee. The Office of the Vice President for Instruction provides administrative support for the EAC and the Subcommittee, and maintains records of the Subcommittee including student files and other pertinent materials.  

The EAC Petitions Subcommittee generally meets each month during the academic year. Below are the meeting dates for the 2021-22 academic year.

  Deadline for Student
Complete Appeal Submission
  Petitions Subcommittee
  Meeting Dates 
June 21, 2021 - 5:00 p.m. July 12, 2021 – 9:00 a.m. 
July 18, 2021 - 5:00 p.m. August 16, 2021 – 9:00 a.m.
August 23, 2021 - 5:00 p.m. September 13, 2021 – 9:00 a.m.
September 20, 2021 - 5:00 p.m. October 11, 2021 – 9:00 a.m.
October 18, 2021 - 5:00 p.m. November 15, 2021 – 9:00 a.m.
November 22, 2021 - 5:00 p.m. December 13, 2021 – 9:00 a.m.
December 20, 2021 - 5:00 p.m. January 10, 2022 – 9:00 a.m.
January 24, 2022 - 5:00 p.m. February 14, 2022 – 9:00 a.m.
February 21, 2022 - 5:00 p.m. March 14, 2022 – 9:00 a.m.
March 21, 2022 - 5:00 p.m. April 11, 2022 – 9:00 a.m.
April 18, 2022 - 5:00 p.m. May 9, 2022 – 9:00 a.m.
May 16, 2022 - 5:00 p.m. June 13, 2022 – 9:00 a.m.
June 20, 2022 - 5:00 p.m. July 18, 2022 - 9:00 a.m.

 

 

For more information about the Educational Affairs Committee please visit the Office of Curriculum Systems.

Students wishing to file an appeal should carefully consult Instructions for Filing an Appeal.

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