COMMITTEE: Student Academic Appellate
MEETING DATE: Wednesday, November 1, 2006
PERSON PRESIDING: Tom Durham
REGULAR MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE: Victor Aeby, Mike Brown, Tom Durham, Dee-Dee Glascoff, Jeni Parker, Cindi Putnam-Evans, Mario Rey
REGULAR MEMBERS ABSENT: none
EX-OFFICIO MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE: Elizabeth Layman, Henry Newkirk, Chris Grymes
EX-OFFICIO MEMBERS ABSENT: Charles Owens (for Cole Jones)
OTHERS IN ATTENDANCE: Jerry Clayton, Elvis Jones
ACTIONS OF MEETING:
Agenda Item: Financial Aid Appeals
Discussion: One of the granted appeals is pending the students satisfactory achievement of the minimum GPA to enter into upper division classes. On one of the denied appeals the committee will reconsider if the student raises their GPA to a 2.5 overall.
Action Taken: 2 Granted, 3 denied
Agenda Item: Drop Policy Exceptions
Discussion: One of the denied appeals was tabled at this meeting, but has since been denied by the committee after reviewing further information. The tabled appeal is pending receipt of further documentation.
Action Taken: 9 granted, 19 denied, 1 tabled
Agenda Item: Retroactive Drop
Discussion: The committee is waiting on further information to make a decision on the tabled appeal.
Action Taken: 1 granted, 2 denied, 1 tabled
Agenda Item: Retroactive Forgiveness
Action Taken: 1 granted
Agenda Item: Retroactive Withdrawal
Action Taken: 2 granted
NEXT MEETING: Wednesday, December 6, 2006 at 3:00 pm in Rawl Annex 142.