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The ARC Procedures serve a variety of purposes:

  1. If a student wishes to add a course after the Add/Drop week (Late Add)
  2. If a student wishes to Withdraw from a course after the Withdrawal deadline (Late Withdrawal)
  3. If a student wishes to Withdraw from a course once they have reached the 3 Withdrawal limit (Withdrawal Limit Exemption)
  4. If a student has been academically dismissed and wishes to be Reinstated to the University (Academic Renewal)

The Step-by-Step Process guides for each above process can be found at the following:

Forms for all ARC processes can be found on the College of Arts and Sciences Forms page.

Please keep in mind that completing all forms does not guarantee approval of your request. The Committee will review all documents and come to a fair decision regarding your ARC Petition. If you have any questions or concerns about the ARC process, you can email the Committee at