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Reinstatement to the University

Reinstatement Timelines

Disqualified students are eligible for admission and enrollment one academic year (two complete semesters) following their disqualification.

Fall Term Reinstatements

  • Apply for readmission to the University in October/November the year prior to the desired return.
  • Formally Petition for Reinstatement to the University in April (specific deadline varies by semester, see dates below)
    • For example, if interested in Fall 2015 return:
      • apply to the University in October/November 2014
      • submit Petition for Reinstatement by stated deadline in April 2015

Spring Term Reinstatements

  • Apply for readmission to the University in August the year prior to desired return.
  • Formally Petition for Reinstatement to the University in September the year prior to desired return (specific deadline varies by semester, see dates below)
    • For example, if interested in Spring 2015 reinstatement:
      • apply to the University in August 2014
      • submit Petition for Reinstatement by stated deadline in September 2014

Appeal for Reinstatement Deadlines

To return Spring 2015 submit:

1. Readmission application: August 2014
2. Petition for Reinstatement: by Friday, September 19, 2014 before 5 p.m.

To return Fall 2015 submit:

1. Readmission application: Oct/Nov 2014
2. Petition for Reinstatement: by Friday, April 3, 2015 before 5 p.m.

The Reinstatement Procedure

Your appeal will be reviewed by the academic status committee for your intended major. Committee members look for clear evidence that you have resolved the problems which led to your academic difficulty.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Reinstatement Appeal System will not save work towards an appeal. You must submit the appeal to save anything. Be prepared to submit everything at once.

Documents to have ready prior to beginning the Appeal Application:

  • Your Appeal Letter saved electronically
  • Unofficial transcripts from all schools attended since your disqualification, saved electronically, ready to upload to your appeal

Submit Reinstatement Appeal

Appeal Resources:

Petition for Reinstatement Application Includes:

  • Appeal Letter
  • Transcripts for work completed outside of CSU, Chico since disqualification
  • Work-In-Progress forms for current term
 

Additional Resources