The Fresh Start Rule Petition is a process that will allow students who meet the requirements to have certain grades
changed to a "Z" status from "E", or "D". This process changes the grade only. The
number of credit hours attempted is not changed.
To petition for the Fresh Start Rule you must meet the criteria listed on the Fresh
Start Rule information sheet which is a part of the form. If you meet the criteria
you must then complete the Fresh Start Rule form which is linked above and submit
the form to:
Columbus Campus - Student Central, Upper Level, Madison Hall
Delaware Campus - Student Services, Moeller Hall
There is an information information sheet with the form to answer most questions.
Should you require more information regarding this process please send an e-mail to: