I need help! I have just discovered that I have been dismissed from the graduate work due to a low GPA of 2.90. I need at least a 3.0 to continue with the program.
I need a sample copy of a reinstatement and rationale letter to help me write my own letter. Do you have any suggestions? I was dismissed due to medical reasons, and possible learning disabilities that contributed to my lack of success in this program.
Can you provide a resource to and show me how to write a "convincing" letter to the dean of students to prove I am a worthy student and should be reinstated to the program?
Any sample letters would be much appreciated.
Please see response attached for examples of what to include, and the sample letter below. I hope this helps and take care.
UPDATED SAMPLE LETTER ON MARCH 14, 2009:
PETITION FOR READMISSION (SAMPLE LETTER)
The letter should include the following information:
Academic Standards Committee or Dean of Students
5000 University Ave.
Chicago, IL 60625
Dear Committee Members or Dean of Students:
I respectfully petition for readmission to (name of University) for the ...
This solution provides resources explaining how to write a "convincing" letter to the dean of students to prove worthiness as a student and reasons why the she or he should be reinstated to the program. As well, a sample reinstatement letter is provided.