Academic Probation & Dismissal

photostrip Academic Probation

Scholastic probation is an identification of students whose scholastic performance is below University standards.   Students are on scholastic probation for the next semester in which they are enrolled if their academic performance is such that they are included in any of the following conditions:

  1. Students who have 0-11 credits [considered to be first semester standing] and who have earned less than a 1.8 semester grade point average.
  2. Students who have earned 12-23 credits [considered to be second semester standing] and who have earned less than a 1.8 semester grade point average.
  3. Students who have earned 24 credits or more [considered to be third semester or higher] and who have earned less than a 2.0 semester grade point average or cumulative grade point average.

More information can be found at: http://www.catalog.uconn.edu/acad.htm#Scho

Academic Dismissal

Students are eligible for academic dismissal when they:

– Fail to meet the minimum scholastic standards (see above) for two consecutive registered semesters.

A student who has been dismissed from the University for academic reasons may not register for courses at the University. However, request for permission to register as a non-degree student should be discussed with a non-degree advisor. To set up a meeting with a non-degree advisor please call 203-251-8550.