University of Bath

Senate Appeals Committee

Considers appeals from students who have been suspended or excluded from the university or appeals against decisions of the Disciplinary committee.

A student who, in accordance with Section 5.6 of the Statutes, has been suspended or excluded from the University may appeal to the Senate Appeals Committee. A student may also appeal to the Committee against any other determination of the Vice-Chancellor or against any determination of the Disciplinary Committee. The Committee will hear the student in person, and the decision of the Committee is final. The Committee reports to Senate.

Full responsibilities of the committee are detailed in the terms of reference.

Membership

    Terms of office expire on 31st July in the year stated.

    Name Position Term of Office
    Professor B Gilbertson Lay member of Council elected by Council 2018
    Mr J Stanion Lay member of Council elected by Council 2020
    Mr P Troughton Lay member of Council elected by Council 2018
    Professor C Mitchell Member of Senate elected by Senate 2020
    Dr M McManus Member of Senate elected by Senate 2018
    to be confirmed Student elected by the Students' Union 2018
    to be confirmed Student elected by the Students' Union 2018
    to be confirmed Student elected by the Students' Union 2018

Meetings

    The Committee will be convened as required.

    The minutes and summaries of meetings of the Senate Appeals Committee are not published here because they contain information which the University has declared will not be routinely published under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. Further information about the Act (including the reasons why such information is exempt from publication). If you have any queries about the business conducted by the Committee, please contact Angela Pater.