Professional-Technical Programs

Fall Trees on the LCSC Campus

Petition Committee hears student appeals relating to academics and financial aid

 Get the Petition Form and Instructions From the Registrar

Additional Information

  • Petitions and all supporting documents (medical, communication with instructors/staff, etc.) are accepted until 5:00 pm the day prior to the meeting in the Professional-Technical Programs Dean's Office in MTB 101-I.    
  • Petition Committee Meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month at 4:15 pm in the Mechanical-Technical Building Room 101-H.  Petitioners are invited to attend the meeting in which his/her petition is discussed.  Contact the PT Dean's Office to confirm the meeting time and date in which you plan to attend.  
  • It is the responsibility of the petitioner to provide proof and explain why the LCSC policy should be waived on their behalf for the situation he/she is petitioning.
  • The Petition Committee is chaired by the Dean for Professional-Technical Programs.  Voting members are comprised of the dean (in the event of a tie), one division chair and four faculty members.  The Registrar and Director of Financial Aid serve as informational resources and are non-voting members.   
  • The Chair for the Petition Committee will correspond with students in writing following a decision by the committee.
  • If students disagree with the decision made by the Petition Committee, they may contact the Office of the Provost to appeal.