Academic Probation

Once a student has been placed on Academic Warning, the student will be placed on Academic Probation when:

• Their overall combined GPA is below 2.00, OR
• The term GPA is below 2.00.

NOTE: Students who return to academic Good Standing after an Academic Warning are placed on Academic Probation, if, in any subsequent term, their combined GPA falls below a 2.00 OR the term GPA below 2.00. 

1.. First Academic Probation: All students placed on Academic Probation for the first time will be required to complete ACAD 2200: Student Success Seminar in the following semester of enrollment. 

2. Subsequent/Continuing Probation: Students will remain on Academic Probation if the term GPA is 2.00 or higher but the overall combined GPA remains below 2.00. Students who are placed on Academic Probation more than one time must complete a Conditional Enrollment Agreement with the Center for Academic Retention and Enrichment Services (CARES) and meet once every two weeks during the semester with a CARES counselor. 

Students on Academic Probation will be required to have an overall combined GPA of at least 2.00 OR a term GPA of at least 2.00 in order to continue enrollment at the University of Memphis.

Failure to satisfy these requirements may lead to administrative withdrawal from all classes for any future terms.