A petition is a request for approval of a deviation from the curriculum for one of the following reasons:

  • Course substitution

  • Course overload(enrolling in more than 18 credit hours)

  • Course audit

  • Concurrent enrollment

  • Graduate course as an undergraduate

  • Reschedule final exams (3 exams in the same day)

  • CLEP in the last 30 hours

  • Course repetition

  • Repeat a course with a previous grade of "C"

  • Last 30 hours in residence

  • Enroll a course pass/fail

  • Academic appeals

    The process to file a petition is dependant on your school or college. You will need to contact your dean's office for more information on how and when to file for a petition.