Grade Exclusion Petition – Post Baccalaureate CM Students

Please refer to the table below for open petition periods.

College of Engineering Instructions for Processing a Grade Exclusion Petition (GEP)

This form may be submitted either:

- Electronically via the form and submit button below
- In person by printing the form and delivering to the William Brookshire Student Services Office, 2228 Patrick F. Taylor Hall (Download Grade Exclusion Form)

  • This policy applies only when the grade exclusion request is filed prior to retaking the course.
  • CoE Student Services dates for accepting & submitting petitions:
Module Start Accepting Applications Deadline for Petitions
First Fall Module   July 29, 2018   August 29, 2018     @ 4:00pm
Second Fall Module   September 24, 2018 October 24, 2018    @ 4:00pm
First Spring Module December 16, 2018 January 16, 2019    @ 4:00pm  
Second Spring Module   February 13, 2019 March 13, 2019       @ 4:00pm
First Summer Module April 8, 2019 May 8, 2019             @ 4:00pm
Second Summer Module    June 3, 2019 July 3, 2019             @ 4:00pm


* The deadline to complete a request for any term/semester is the last day to add classes for that term!

To request implementation of the Grade Exclusion policy:

  1. Review BOTH policy details and a listing of courses that cannot be used with Grade Exclusion. These can be found at the University Registrar's website.
    1. Policy details
    2. For courses in which 2 F grades were earned, first contact Student Services to appeal for permission to retake the course. LSU College of Engineering, Student Services, phone 225-578-5731
  2. For Student Athletes ONLY: Bring your completed Grade Exclusion Petition (GEP) to the Academic Center for Student Athletes (ACA). They will determine the compatibility of your request with maintaining your eligibility to compete. The GEP must have an ACA signature before the College of Engineering can process the request. GEP are processed weekly. You will be contacted if there are issues that prevent your petition from being processed.


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