Academic Probation / Suspension (Undergraduate)
The minimum Overall GPA required to graduate is 2.00. To view GPA(s) go to PipelineMT >Registration & Student Records menu >Academic Records >GPAs. All GPAs are displayed with explanation.
An undergraduate student failing to meet one of the following standards during any term will be placed on academic probation for the subsequent term:
- attain a 2.00 GPA for the current semester, or
- meet one of the following retention standards:
- if you have 0 - 29.99 overall combined quality (GPA) hours, you need a 1.50 Overall Combined GPA
- if you have 30 - 49.99 overall combined quality (GPA) hours, you need a 1.80 Overall Combined GPA
- if you have 50 or more overall combined quality (GPA) hours, you need a 2.00 Overall Combined GPA
A student on academic probation who fails to meet one of the above standards the next term in which enrolled, will be suspended. First time suspension is for one semester (not including summer) and any subsequent suspensions will be for 2 semesters (not including summer). Students with a prior suspension from MTSU or previous institution(s) are not eligible for probationary status and will be suspended for 2 semesters (not including summer) if the retention standard is not met.
Academic Suspension Appeal (Undergraduate)
Undergraduate students placed on academic suspension are provided the opportunity
to appeal for early reinstatement.
The Spring 2024 Academic Appeal form is now available. The deadline to submit an appeal to return in Spring 2024 is Monday, January 8, 2024, at 4:00 PM. Information about appeals for Spring 2024, as well as the form to submit, is available by clicking on the blue box below. Those who choose to also come in person and speak with the committee may do so on Wednesday, January 10, 2024 at 9:00 AM in the College of Education building. However, students must submit the appeal form and required documentation at the link below by the January 8 deadline to appear in person.
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Academic Probation / Suspension - Graduate Students
Academic appeals for graduate level students are handled by the College of Graduate Studies, call (615) 898-2840 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.