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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 22, 2020 – 5:00 p.m. July 13, 2020 – 9:00 a.m.
July 20, 2020 - 5:00 p.m. August 17, 2020 – 9:00 a.m.
August 24, 2020 - 5:00 p.m. September 14, 2020 – 9:00 a.m.
September 21, 2020 - 5:00 p.m. October 12, 2020 – 9:00 a.m.
October 19, 2020 - 5:00 p.m. November 16, 2020 – 9:00 a.m.
November 23, 2020 - 5:00 p.m. December 14, 2020 – 9:00 a.m.
December 21, 2020 - 5:00 p.m. January 11, 2021 – 9:00 a.m.
January 25, 2021 - 5:00 p.m. February 15, 2021 – 9:00 a.m.
February 22, 2021 - 5:00 p.m. March 16, 2021 – 9:00 a.m.
March 22, 2021 - 5:00 p.m. April 12, 2021 – 9:00 a.m.
April 19, 2021 - 5:00 p.m. May 10, 2021 – 9:00 a.m.
May 17, 2021 - 5:00 p.m. June 14, 2021 – 9:00 a.m.
June 21, 2021 - 5:00 p.m.  July 12, 2021 – 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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