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Academic Suspension


Minimum Academic Standards

Students must maintain a 2.0 Texas State GPA to be in considered in good academic standing and to be eligible to continue taking classes at the university. Students will be placed on academic suspension if their Texas State GPA does not improve after two academic probationary semesters.

*Only grades earned at Texas State University are considered in determining if a student is in good academic standing, on probation, or suspension.

Academic Suspension

The University College Office of the Dean will notify all General Studies, Exploratory, and Exploratory Professional majors who are placed on academic suspension via Texas State email.


Policies

Texas State University’s suspension policies are located in the Academic Policies section of the 2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog.


Suspension Appeals

Suspended General Studies, Exploratory, and Exploratory Professional majors whose academic suspension was a result of an extenuating circumstance may be eligible to appeal to the University College Dean's Office for reinstatment at Texas State University.

To appeal for reinstatement, University College students must file a Petition for Readmission (pdf), including the required documentary evidence, by the posted deadline for the semester in which the suspension occurred. Petition for Readmission Guidelines (pdf) are available through University College.

Suspended students who do not provide documentary evidence of extenuating circumstances will not be reinstated.


Deadlines

The Petition for Readmission deadline for summer 2015 reinstatement is 3pm on Thursday, May 21, 2015.

The Petition for Readmission deadline for fall 2015 reinstatement is 3pm on Wednesday, August 12, 2015

 

* Students who are denied reinstatement by University College may appeal to the Texas State University Suspension Appeals Committee on May 26, 2015 beginning at 8:45 am in JCM 2112 and JCM 2118 for summer 2015 reinstatement. The deadline to appeal to the committee for fall 2015 reinstatement is August 17, 2015. For more information about this process please call 512.245.2611.

Contact Michelle Bohn at m.bohn@txstate.edu for more information regarding the Texas State University Suspension Appeals Committee.