Scholastic Appeals Board

FY11-12 Membership; Updated October 2011


Name Position Department Term# Ends
Ron Larsen Chair Academic Affairs - ----
Rea, Bill Ex officio Arts & Architecture - ----
Donnelly, Diane Ex officio University Studies - ----
Smith, Nora Ex officio Agriculture - ----
Lamb, Chris Ex officio Business - ----
McNeely, Gretchen Ex officio Nursing - ----
Ashley, Bonnie Ex officio Registrar - ----
Puffer, Glenn Robert Ex officio Student Affairs - ----
Sherick, Heidi Marie Ex officio Engineering - ----
Baker, Larry Ex officio Education & HHD - ----
Zajdel, Melody M Ex officio Letters & Science - ----
Heiss-Arms, Janet Ex-officio Gallatin College Programs - ----


Administers policies regarding academic probation and suspension, in conjunction with the college scholastic committees. This committee has the authority to (1) require a student to transfer out of a curriculum, (2) suspend a student from the University at any time for scholastic reasons, and (3) reinstate a student who has been suspended for scholastic reasons.


End of each term


Voting Ex Officio Members: Associate Provost; Dean of Students; Assistant Dean of the academic college for each student whose case is being considered; Director, University Studies.
Nonvoting Ex Officio Members: Representative from Registrar's Office serves as consultant.

Length of Term

Term of office

Appointed By



Current -- Ron Larsen
Title -- Associate Provost
Appointed By -- Position
Length of Term -- Term of office

Advisory To

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Reports Due

Suspension lists forwarded to Financial Aid, Residence Life and Student Affairs; minutes of scholastic meetings are forwarded to the Registrar, Student Affairs, Financial Aid, Residence Life, and the dean of each academic college.