Student Grievance Policy Revision

Reference Number: F86-085
Senate Approval Date: Monday, September 01, 1986

CHANGES TO THE STUDENT GRIEVANCE POLICY

ACADEMIC SENATE POLICY F86-85

At its meeting of October 7, 1976, the Academic Senate approved the following changes in the Student Grievance Policy (S82-85). The new wording is in bold type. The full text of the current policy appears on pp. 736-740 of the Bulletin.

1.0 STUDENT GRIEVANCE PROCEDURES

1.1 GENERAL PROVISIONS. These procedures are to be used for the processing of student complaints about actions (with the exception of grade appeals and sexual harassment cases) taken on behalf of San Francisco State University.

1.5 APPEAL PROCEDURES

1.5.1 Either the grievant or the respondent may appeal the decision of the Provost.

1.5.2 The party wishing to appeal the decision must deliver a written appeal to the President with copies to the opposing party and to the coordinator. This appeal must be so delivered within five instructional days from the date of receipt of the Provost's decision delivered by registered mail.

**APPROVED BY PRESIDENT WOO, OCTOBER 9, 1986**