Cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA)

As a graduate or professional student, your per semester grade point average (GPA) will be reviewed.

First-year students with a GPA lower than program minimum at the conclusion of the fall semester will be placed on Financial Aid Probation. For graduate/professional students, you must also maintain satisfactory progress in order to be promoted to the next level. Students in the College of Medicine must pass the USLME Steps. Regardless of the program of study, students who do not meet the required minimum GPA requirements (or academic standards) of the program are automatically SAP suspended. Program-specific GPA requirements are: Pharmacy (PharmD):2.5; Medicine (MD): 2.5; Dentistry (DDS): 2.0; Dental Hygiene:2.5; Law (JD):75; Law (LLM):70 ; Divinity (MDiv):2.0; Graduate School(Master’s):3.0; andGraduateSchool(Doctoral):3.0