Engineering General Education Exception Form


Please note, this form is for students who are either pre- or full major status in the John and Marcia Price College of Engineering. Students who are not a part of the PCE should contact their major advisor or the Academic Advising Center.

To fill out the general education exceptions form, you will need to do the following in the fields provided:

  • Enter your first and last name
  • Enter your 8-digit Student ID with a 0 at the beginning instead of a U (ex. 0XXXXXXX).
  • Enter the course prefix, number, and name as it appears on your prior transcript (e.g ECON 2010 - Principles of Microeconomics).
  • Enter the name of the College/University that administered the course you are appealing. (e.g. University of Colorado
  • Select the General Education code that matches the requirement you want this course to satisfy. (If you are unsure, you may leave this field blank.)
  • Attach a personal statement including:
        • a description of the course
        • a compelling argument explaining how the course fulfills the requirement’s criteria.
              • It may also be helpful to find a similar course taught at the University of Utah to compare it to.
        • Attach the course syllabus
              • If you cannot obtain one, provide as much detail of the course as possible as well as any information readily available about the course on the prior institution’s website.
        • Attach your Degree Audit Report saved as a PDF. You can find instructions on how to run a Degree Audit here.
        • Please upload an unofficial transcript from your transfer institution which shows course and grade you are submitting

General Education Exception Form


Gen Ed Exception Form
If you are looking to submit a course taught by the University of Utah, please petition the course with the Academic Advising Center
Are you a 2nd bachelor’s degree student?

Maximum file size: 209.72MB

If you cannot obtain one, provide as much detail of the course as possible as well as any information readily available about the course on the prior institution’s website.

Maximum file size: 209.72MB

Attach a personal statement describing the course and explaining how it meets the criteria for the requirement you are requesting. If the course was completed at the University of Utah, please petition it with the Academic Advising Center.

Maximum file size: 209.72MB

For us to be able to review your exception, the course you are submitting for exception must be present on your Degree Audit. Here are instructions on how to run a Degree Audit.

Maximum file size: 209.72MB

Attach your unofficial transcript from your prior institution.