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Academic renewal is an academic forgiveness policy. If the request for academic renewal is approved, the student’s cumulative grade point average starts over.

Students initiate a request for academic renewal by contacting the college in which the student expects to re-enroll or the Division of Undergraduate Studies (DUS). The college/DUS and campus Registrar reviews the student’s academic record in accordance with the provisions stipulated by Senate policy 54-90. If the student is eligible for Academic Renewal, and approved by the college/DUS, the campus Registrar will record the change and notify the student of the decision regarding academic renewal.

Retroactive requests for Academic Renewals are permitted providing that the stipulations identified by Senate Policy 54-90 are upheld.

Senate Policy 54-90, Academic Renewal

Approved: ACUI (10-25-84)
Revised: ACUE (10-3-96)
Revised: ACUE (8-4-05)
Revised: ACUE (5-5-07)
Revised: ACUE (9-4-14)
Revised: ACUE (7-7-16); Effective Fall 2016

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