The purpose of the Academic Appeals Committee is to review student academic appeals at the College by reviewing data for reinstatement to academic programs and make recommendations on those appeals.

Charter Sponsor

College Senate

Charter Contact

Committee Chair


  • Matt St. Croix, Faculty, Joint Appointment, 2020
  • Art Friedberg, Faculty, Elected, 2018
  • David Nackley, Faculty, Elected, 2019
  • Melissa Barlett, Faculty, Joint Appointment, 2020


  • Review appeals for reinstatement to the College
  • Make recommendations regarding appeal

Does Not

  • Make final decisions regarding appeal

Guiding Points

  • Keep the College mission front and center.
  • Be open minded and fair to all.
  • Think about what is best for students.
  • Think about what is best for institution.
  • Seek to understand and recognize there are multiple perspectives to each issue.