Academic Suspension Readmission Application
A student suspended for an unsatisfactory academic record may apply for readmission after one semester of separation by submitting the Academic Suspension Readmission Application form. Applications must be submitted to the Registrar’s Office at least ten working days prior to the first day of classes for a given term. Students who are readmitted, after having been academically suspended may have limited eligibility for federal financial aid.
A student who has not attended Norwich for at least one semester must be re-admitted. Approval is requested from Commandant or Dean of Students (housing and discipline), the Bursar, and Financial Aid (SAP). A student is encouraged to discuss their anticipated return with an advisor and/or department chair prior to completing the form. Once the student is readmitted, curriculum changes may be submitted. A student not meeting program requirements such as Nursing will be changed to Undeclared until a new curriculum is selected
The Academic Petition Form must be completed by students seeking an exemption from Norwich academic policy. In particular the following actions: Late Add, Late Drop or Late Withdrawal, Late Total Withdrawal, General Education of BA Requirement Waiver/Substitutions, Extension for Incomplete, Participation in Extra-curricular Activities while on Probation, Transfer and regulations Credit Exception, Exceed Credit Limit on Probation and Miscellaneous are given as choices on the form. . The Academic Petition Form requires students to write and submit a signed letter stating clear justification for a requested action.