Academic Status Policies

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Academic Disqualification

A student who is on academic probation shall be subject to disqualification if the student has earned a cumulative grade point average of less than 2.00 in all units attempted in each of two (2) consecutive semesters. (For purposes of this section, semesters shall be considered consecutive on the basis of the student's enrollment, i.e., a fall semester followed by a fall semester shall be consecutive if the student was not enrolled for the intervening spring semester.)

A disqualified student may be prohibited from enrolling in classes for one semester. After one or more semester(s) not in attendance, a student may reapply for admission or the student may petition the Dean, Educational Programs : Counseling and Student Development to be reinstated for the subsequent semester. Semesters are Fall and Spring. When reinstated or readmitted, the student will retain their prior academic standing and may be subject to unit, course or other conditions of enrollment deemed appropriate by the Dean until such time as they return to academic good standing.

Exception: When a student completes 6 or more units and earns a GPA of 2.00 or higher for the current semester (for purposes of this exception, "Pass" is calculated as a "C" grade for the current semester only), the student will be readmitted for each additional semester in which he/she satisfies the exception criteria or until the student returns to academic good standing. During the exception period the student will retain academic disqualification status and may be subject to unit, course or other conditions of enrollment deemed appropriate by the Office of the Dean, Student Development.

When readmitted or reinstated, the student will retain their prior academic standing and may be subject to unit, course or other conditions of enrollment deemed appropriate by the until such time as they return to academic good standing.


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