Appeals Committee

The Graduate Council Appeals Committee hears graduate petitions for variances from established policies, requests from graduate program directors for exceptions to graduate policies and procedures, and other cases as referred to the committee (i.e. Golden Rules 5.016 & 5.017 after being reviewed at the Program and College levels).

Refer to the Faculty Constitution, Bylaws Section VII.B for the responsibilities and membership of the Graduate Appeals Committee.

Graduate students wishing to submit graduate petitions to graduate policies should do using the Petition Form.  Questions about this process should be submitted to gradrcrd@ucf.edu.

Graduate Student Appeals of Golden Rules 5.016 & 5.017

Graduate students, faculty, and staff who are interested in learn about these appeals processes should review the following Golden Rules:

Golden Rule 5.016 (Grade Appeal)

When a graduate student is pursuing a formal grade appeal at the College level (outlined in 5.016 4) a-b), the following form should be completed  Graduate 5.016 Golden Rule Appeal

Golden Rule 5.017 (Appeals of Graduate Program Actions or Decisions).

When a graduate student is pursuing an appeal of a graduate program action or decision (outlined in 5.017 4) a – f), the following form should be completed Graduate 5.017 Golden Rule Appeal

Questions about this process should be submitted to gradappeals@ucf.edu.

 

Appeals Committee Meeting Schedule

Meeting Date and TimeSubmit DateMinutes
09/12/2019 01:30 pm - 08/29/2019Minutes
09/26/2019 01:30 pm - 09/12/2019Minutes
10/10/2019 01:30 pm - Meeting Cancelled 09/26/2019
10/24/2019 01:30 pm - 10/10/2019Minutes
11/07/2019 01:30 pm - 10/24/2019Minutes
11/21/2019 01:30 pm - MEETING CANCELLED 11/07/2019
12/05/2019 01:30 pm - 11/21/2019

Appeals Committee Members

‡ denotes a faculty senate steering committee member
* denotes a faculty senate member
Chair
Medicine
Vice Chair
Business Administration
Ex Officio
Graduate Studies
Optics & Photonics
Hospitality Management
Arts & Humanities
Student Member
Sciences
Health Professions and Sciences
Library
Community Innovation and Education
Engineering & Computer Science