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A student who is dismissed has the right to appeal the decision. Appeals must be made in writing to the college or campus at which the student was enrolled at the time of the dismissal.
The appeal letter must be composed, typed and signed by the student. The appeal letter may be delivered personally or sent by mail, fax or e-mail from the student’s kent.edu account, and must include all pertinent documentation for the appeal to be considered. Appeal letters for dismissals must be received by the college or campus no later than 14 calendar days after final grades are posted on the student’s FlashLine account. Dates when final grades are posted can be found at the calendar page of the Office of the University Registrar website.
Appeals must be based on recent circumstances that were beyond the control of the student. Appeal letters must include the following:
Appeals that do not meet these guidelines will not be reviewed.
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