ME Petition Form

Please complete this form to request an exception to ME department policy. You are strongly encouraged to discuss your situation with your ME advisor Katie Barnard (A-C), Morgan Sriphong-Ngarm (D-M), Benjamin Petrie (N-Z) or Dr. Debra Mascaro before submitting a petition. Petitions submitted before 8am on Friday will receive a decision by Friday 2 weeks later. Petitions will go through an initial review upon submission. If supplemental information is required, you will receive a decision by 2 weeks from the time the supplemental information was submitted. Please include a detailed course plan to graduation in your petition (one for if the petition is approved and one for if it isn’t approved). 

Enter uNID as 8 digits with a zero replacing the 'u' (e.g., 00123456)
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Check the course that you want to take. If you need to petition for more than one course, you will need to address each course separately in your justification.
Check all prerequisite courses in which you have an insufficient (below C-) grade and/or all prerequisite or co-requisite courses that you are missing.
Check the course that you need to repeat. Note that if you need to repeat multiple courses, you will need to submit separate petitions.
Enter the other catalog number (department prefix + four-digit number).
Provide a short description of your petition.
Maximum upload size: 52.43MB
(1) Write a justification for your petition and upload as a PDF or Microsoft Word document. Name your file Lastname Firstname petition date (e.g., Mascaro Debra petition 5-31-2013.pdf).
(2) Upload supporting documents (e.g., medical records, course syllabi, etc.) if applicable. Name your file(s) Lastname Firstname description date (e.g., Mascaro Debra syllabus 5-31-2013.pdf).
(3) If petitioning to repeat a course, please include an academic plan showing the courses you will take from now until graduation and in your justification state what you plan to do differently in order to be successful in the class.