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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, 2018 – 5:00 p.m.   July 16, 2018 – 9:00 a.m.
  July 27, 2018 – 5:00 p.m.   August 20, 2018 – 9:00 a.m.
  August 24, 2018– 5:00 p.m.   September 17, 2018 – 9:00 a.m.
  September 21, 2018 – 5:00 p.m.   October 15, 2018 – 9:00 a.m.
  October 25, 2018 – 5:00 p.m.   November 12, 2018 – 9:00 a.m.
  November 16, 2018 – 5:00 p.m.   December 10, 2018 – 9:00 a.m.
  January 4, 2019 – 5:00 p.m.    January 22, 2019 - 9:00 a.m.
  January 25, 2019 – 5:00 p.m.   February 18, 2019 – 9:00 a.m.
  February 22, 2019 – 5:00 p.m.   March 18, 2019 – 9:00 a.m.
  March 22, 2019 – 5:00 p.m.   April 15, 2019 – 9:00 a.m.
  April 26, 2019 – 5:00 p.m.   May 20, 2019 – 9:00 a.m.
  May 24, 2019 – 5:00 p.m.    June 24, 2019 – 9:00 a.m.
  June 21, 2019 – 5:00 p.m.   July 15, 2019 – 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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