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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 2017-18 academic year.

 

  Deadline for Receipt
  of Student’s Appeal 
  by OVPI (5:00 pm)
  Petitions Subcommittee
  Meeting Dates 
  102 Memorial Hall
June 21, 2019 – 5:00 p.m. July 15, 2019 – 9:00 a.m.
July 22, 2019 - 5:00 p.m. August 12, 2019 – 9:00 a.m.
August 19, 2019 - 5:00 p.m. September 16, 2019 – 9:00 a.m.
September 23, 2019 - 5:00 p.m. October 14, 2019 – 9:00 a.m.
October 21, 2019 - 5:00 p.m. November 11, 2019 – 9:00 a.m.
November 18, 2019 - 5:00 p.m. December 9, 2019 – 9:00 a.m.
December 16, 2019 - 5:00 p.m. January 13, 2020 – 9:00 a.m.
January 21, 2020 - 5:00 p.m. February 17, 2020 – 9:00 a.m.
February 24, 2020 - 5:00 p.m. March 16, 2020 – 9:00 a.m.
March 23, 2020 - 5:00 p.m. April 13, 2020 – 9:00 a.m.
April 20, 2020 - 5:00 p.m. May 12, 2020 – 9:00 a.m.
May 18, 2020 - 5:00 p.m. June 22, 2020 – 9:00 a.m.
June 22, 2020 - 5:00 p.m.  July 13, 2020 – 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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