If you wish to appeal for an exception to VCU academic regulations, this appeal must be made to the Academic Regulations Appeals Committee. ARAC is a standing committee of the Office of Academic Affairs and reports to the Senior Vice Provost for Academic Affairs. ARAC considers appeals for exceptions to undergraduate academic regulations listed in the VCU Bulletin.
University Academic Advising students include first-year students, all undeclared students, all Business Foundation students who are assigned to UAA advisors, all pre-health baccalaureate students and non-degree seeking students. All other students should contact the appropriate ARAC representative within their program.
To file an academic appeal, please follow these steps:
For more information or to contact the UAA ARAC representative, please email uaaARAC@vcu.edu.