Common Problems for Which Appeals are Denied
- Neglect to comply with drop, withdrawal and registration cancellation policies and
deadlines as published in the Schedule of Classes.
- Incomplete Appeals: Responses are incomplete; no signature, documentation not submitted
as requested, no reason provided.
- Documentation is submitted without Appeal request.
- Student has not withdrawn from the course for which tuition adjustment is being requested.
- Documentation from physician or employer is not reviewed by the student prior to submitting.
Physicians and employers often submit incomplete documentation.
- Students believe that by not attending class they do not owe tuition.
- Student enrolled in a course that required prerequisites that were not met and now
wants tuition charges removed.
- Student enrolled in a course that does not satisfy degree requirements.
- Student wants to withdraw because she/he did not receive financial assistance.
- Student thinks that because they did not receive a tuition bill that they are excused
from making payment. Students are responsible to know when tuition is due.
- Instructor says they will take care of it. Student is responsible for changes to his/her
schedule (e.g. registration, drop, or withdrawal).
- Appeal is submitted over 1 year after course is taken.
- Received financial aid for term of request; appeal would change enrollment status.
Full balance of any difference in financial aid eligibility must be repaid prior to
consideration of appeal.