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Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Committee on Provisional Students and Discipline records

Identifier: AC-0195

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The records of the Committee on Provisional Students and Discipline records (1922-1946) contain of minutes of meetings of the committee and includes lists of students who were readmitted or dismissed from the Institute.


  • 1922 - 1946


Conditions Governing Access

All materials in this collection are restricted for 75 years from their date of creation.

Historical note

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Committee on Provisional Students dates from at least 1892 and became the Committee on Provisional Students and Discipline in either 1931 or 1932. The Committee consisted of the dean of students as chair, the registrar, and other members elected by the faculty. The Committee ruled on student petitions for readmission and was empowered to recommend dismissal of a student to the president. It became the Committee on Discipline in 1951.


0.1 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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Related Materials in the MIT Institute Archives and Special Collections

AC 30: Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Committee on Discipline

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