Acceptable Academic Progress | St. Lawrence University Advising Toolkit

Acceptable Academic Progress

Normally, academic standing is defined as (1) earning the minimum number of course units as indicated in the Guidelines for Acceptable Academic Progress (below) and (2) maintaining a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher.

Here are the Guidelines for Acceptable Academic Progress in terms of completed course units.

End of Term Units Completed

1                       4.5

2                       9.0

3                     13.0

4                     17.0

5                     21.0

6                     25.0

7                     29.0

8                     33.5

International Students International students under F- and J-type visas are required to carry and complete at least 3.5 units of work each semester.