Adopted by President’s Cabinet 8/5/19

Applicants Who Require Presidential Exception for Consideration for Admission
    1. General Equivalency Diploma (GED) recipients
    2. High School graduates with below a 2.0 high school grade point average (HSGPA) based on Required High School Curriculum (RHSC) coursework
Procedures for Applicants Receiving Presidential Exception Consideration
    • Student Affairs Counselor will complete the Presidential Exception form for applicable students
    • Student information will be submitted to the Director of Admissions for review and approval 
    • Student will receive the PREX attribute for identification purposes
    • Student information will be included in a spreadsheet and submitted to the President for approval
      • Student name
      • ID
      • GPA
      • Entrance Scores
      • Summary of recommendation
      • Running percentage of freshman receiving exceptions
    • Recommendations for Presidential Exception consideration will be made each Friday and information will be forwarded to the President for a final decision
    • Students are granted the recommended exception three business days after submission to the President unless the recommendation is denied
    • In the absence of the President, recommendations will be submitted to the VPASA for consideration
    • Considerations for the Presidential Exception will be given through the third day of the semester. Exceptions after this time will not be considered/granted