Proposal to Change Department Admission Policies or Academic Standards


If you are requesting to Change Department Admission Policies or Academic Standards, please follow the directions as outlined below. Then complete the proposal following the provided format.

Requests for Changes in Scholastic Standards or Admissions Policies


Recommended Format for GSC Submissions Relating to Scholastic Standards or Admissions Policies

Requests for changes to Graduate scholastic standards or admissions policies shall be made according to the following captioned format:

  1. Nature of request

  2. Date voted on by Department faculty

  3. Rationale for recommended change

  4. Exact wording that will go into Graduate Catalog

  5. Date new policy will go into effect

  6. Effects on programs and faculty load

  7. Signatures of Department Chair(s), Academic Dean(s), and Graduate School Dean