Disqualification and Probation

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Academic Standing

Students must maintain an ASU cumulative GPA of 2.00 or higher at the end of each fall or spring semester to remain in Academic Good Standing. Changes to your academic status are reflected on your MyASU page and will appear as Academic WarningAcademic Probation or Disqualification.  

Academic Warning

  Academic Warning occurs when:

  • A student’s ASU cumulative GPA falls below a 2.00 after grades post for the first semester at the university.

  Students on Academic Warning means:

  • You are not academically restricted from enrolling at ASU, and it is important to address to prevent Academic Probation or Disqualification.
  • You need to reflect on what went well and what you need to improve to be successful
  • UNI 220 is a graduation requirement for Tempe campus students placed on Academic Warning. You should enroll in UNI 220 the semester after being placed on Academic Warning
  • ASU Online students are strongly encouraged to enroll in UNI 220.
  • You should schedule an appointment with an academic advisor as soon as possible.

Academic Probation

   Academic Probation occurs when:

  • A student on Academic Warning does not achieve an ASU cumulative GPA of 2.00 for a second consecutive semester; or…
  • A student’s ASU cumulative GPA falls below 2.00 after the first semester.

   Academic Probation means:

  • You may continue taking classes at ASU
  • A hold is placed on your account which will prevent future enrollment.
  • The hold will be removed after completion of a Probation Success Plan with your academic advisor.
  • You should schedule an appointment with an academic advisor as soon as possible to complete your Probation Success Plan
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  • UNI 220 is a graduation requirement for Tempe campus students placed on Academic Probation. You should enroll in UNI 220 the semester after being placed on Academic Probation unless you have successfully completed it previously.
  • ASU Online students are strongly encouraged to enroll in UNI 220.
  • You are at risk of Disqualification, which will prevent you from continuing at ASU during future semesters. 

Disqualification

Disqualification occurs when:

  • A student on Academic Probation is unable to achieve an ASU cumulative or semester GPA of 2.00 while on Academic Probation.

Disqualification means:

 

  • You are restricted from enrolling at ASU in future fall/spring semesters. If you are already enrolled in coursework for the next semester, those courses will be administratively dropped.
  • Readmission to the university must be approved before returning to ASU.
  • You are eligible and encouraged to enroll in summer coursework at ASU to improve your cumulative GPA. To enroll in summer coursework, you will need to apply for readmission for fall. If your fall readmission application is approved in time, you will be permitted to enroll in summer coursework.