College of Engineering, Technology, and Computer Science

Polytechnic Academic Renewal Policy

Academic Renewal Policy can be used if the following criteria are met:

Academic Renewal:

  • A re-entering student who has been out of our system (not enrolled at IPFW or any other campuses of IU or PU) for five or more calendar years
  • Can only be used ONCE in the student’s academic career
  • Student must work with their academic advisor to have form #105 completed during their FIRST semester of re-entry

Form #105:

  • Completed by academic advisor with the student
  • Signed by advisor and department chair
  • Of the multipart form #105
        - One copy to student
        - One copy to department
        - One copy to Registrar

Once approved and processed by Registrar:

  • F’s remain on the transcript
  • F’s are NOT USED to calculate GPA