Bachelor of Arts in General Studies

Appeals

The Bachelor of Arts in General Studies (BGS) Advisory Committee is responsible for hearing and making decisions on all appeals to BGS. Examples of issues which may be appealed include:

  • admission requirements
  • course substitutions
  • waiver of graduation requirements

To submit an appeal to the BGS Advisory Committee:

  • complete and submit the BGS Appeal Form along with any documentation or evidence that will support your appeal.
  • Items not allowed through this appeal process include portfolio awards and course grades.

The BGS Appeal Form should be completed and submitted to the address given on the BGS Appeal Form or your BGS academic advisor.

Spring / Summer 2020 BGS Appeal Deadline Dates

All appeal documents MUST be submitted by the following dates to be considered by the committee.

  • November 20 (for December meeting)
  • January 10
  • February 7
  • March 6
  • April 10
  • April 24 (for May meeting)
  • June 5

Advisory Committee Meeting Dates

  • December 3
  • January 21
  • February 18
  • March 17
  • April 21
  • May 5
  • June 16

Contact Info & Forms

For questions about appeals, please contact us at:

Phone:  (309) 298-1929
Email:  BGS@wiu.edu

Forms