If the Provost elects to review a decision of the Graduate Studies Appeals Board, either in part or entirely, the Provost may establish whatever procedures are deemed appropriate and consistent with fairness to govern the review.
The University also reserves the right for the President or the President's designee to impose a different sanction after a determination of violation, than the sanction imposed by the Conduct Proceedings Officer, Graduate Studies Hearing Officer, Graduate Studies Hearing Body, Graduate Studies Appeals Board, or others under these procedures.
Changes in Procedures
The procedures set forth herein shall apply throughout the calendar year. A Graduate Studies Hearing Officer may be appointed by the Dean of the College of Graduate Studies to hear a case at times when a Graduate Studies Hearing Body cannot be readily assembled such as when students are not in attendance at regular sessions, during exam week, summer sessions.
These procedures are subject to change by the President of the University or designee. If any change is deemed necessary, any new procedures shall guarantee a fair hearing with due process.
Clarifying processes which are consistent with the Hearing Procedures in this Section may be proposed by the College of Graduate Studies.