Academic Discipline

Fall 2014 For All Undergraduate Students

Be sure to monitor your UMass Amherst email account. If you face academic discipline (suspension or dismissal) an email will be sent from the Registrar's office by the end of the day on Friday, December 26, 2014.

If you plan to appeal:

If you plan to appeal your suspension or dismissal you must e-mail or fax your appeal to your Academic Dean by Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at noon (However, the earlier the better; don't wait until the last minute!). All appeals must be completed on the one-page appeal form available here:


Academic Suspension/Dismissal Appeal Form

*If you are using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox and the form does not allow you to edit the fields, click the download button and open with Adobe Reader OR click on "Open With Different Viewer" and choose Adobe Reader.  You will then be able to fill out the form and save to your computer.

(Adobe Acrobat Reader is required, and it is available for free download here. Mac users cannot use Preview)

If you do not plan to appeal:

If you do not plan to appeal your suspension or dismissal and have an on-campus housing assignment it will be canceled automatically.