CBAPP Petition Procedures


Petition for Exception

The Petition for Exception form can be found at: If you are a College of Business Administration and Public Policy student, please follow the steps below to submit a Petition for Exception.

  1. Student goes to the cashier, pays a $10 processing fee, and has the Petition for Exception form stamped “Paid”
  2. Student acquires instructor signature(s) if needed
  3. Student delivers the Paid Petition form along with ALL supporting documentation to the CBAPP Student Support Office in SBS B306. (Supporting documentation may include: typed explanation of request on a separate sheet, dated hospital records, a dated physician’s letter on his/her letterhead, police records, a death certificate, dated letters from employers on letterhead, etc.)
  4. Student support staff acquire signatures from Department Chair, and/or Associate Dean
  5. Student support staff submits the petition and all supporting documentation to Admissions and Records for processing

Student Academic Petitions Appeals Committee (SAPAC)

SAPAC meets the third Tuesday of each month during the spring and fall semesters.  Typically in January there is no meeting.  Once the committee has met, it takes about two weeks for processing.  Students are then notified by mail with the results.