2019-2020 Course Catalog

Academic Probation


All undergraduate students who meet any of the following criteria will be placed on Academic Probation:

  • A cumulative GPA below 2.0 for the first time OR
  • Two consecutive semesters with a semester GPA below 2.0 OR
  • Three or more semesters with a GPA semester below 2.0 even if their cumulative GPA is above 2.0.
  • *First Year students who earn a GPA below 2.0 in their first semester.


All graduate students at Chatham University are required to earn a minimum GPA of 3.0 to be eligible for degree conferral. Grades below B- will not result in graduate credit for degree-seeking graduate students. Graduate student with a semester G.P.A. below 3.0 will be placed on Academic Probation. A graduate student on Academic Probation unable to earn a semester GPA above 3.0 during the following semester is subject to academic suspension or dismissal