satisfactory academic progress for financial aid

There are four basic requirements students must meet in order to be making satisfactory academic progress for financial aid purposes:

  1. Pass 75 percent or more of credit hours attempted;
  2. Attempt fewer than 181 credit hours;
  3. Maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.67 or better if 60 or fewer credit hours have been earned or a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better if more than 60 credit hours; and
  4. Be enrolled in an academic program that leads to a degree.

See also: academic standing, academic action

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