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Faculty Senate Policy 67-00, Athletic Competition

Academic Eligibility Requirements for Penn State Student-Athletes

MORGAN ACADEMIC SUPPORT CENTER FOR STUDENT-ATHLETES: ACADEMIC ELIGIBILITY CHART

At the End of NCAA Big Ten Conference PENN STATE 67-00
1st Semester Pass 6 credits for semester. Complete 12 credits for semester. 1.80 cumulative GPA.
2nd Semester

(and Summer)
Pass 24 credits before start of 3rd semester.

Earn 18 credits between Fall & Spring semesters.

Pass 6 credits for semester.

Earn 90% of GPA required for graduation (1.80).
Complete 12 credits (in 2nd Semester).

Earn 24 credits (at certifying institution).

Earn 90% of GPA required for graduation (1.80).
24 credits earned.

1.90 cumulative GPA.
3rd Semester Pass 6 credits for semester.

Maintain a 1.80 GPA.
Maintain a 1.80 GPA. 1.90 cumulative GPA.
4th Semester

(and Summer)
Pass 6 credits for semester.

Earn 18 credits between Fall & Spring.

Declare major.

Have 40% of degree credits completed.

Earn 95% of GPA required for graduation (1.90).
Have 40% of degree credits completed.

Earn 95% of GPA required for graduation (1.90).
Have 40% of degree credits completed.

2.00 cumulative GPA.
5th Semester Pass 6 credits for semester.

Maintain a 1.90 GPA.
Maintain a 1.90 GPA. 2.00 cumulative GPA.
6th Semester

(and Summer)
Pass 6 credits for semester.

Earn 18 credits between Fall & Spring.

Have 60% of degree credits completed.

Earn 100% of GPA required for graduation (2.00).
Have 60% of degree credits completed.

Earn 100% of GPA required for graduation (2.00).
Have 60% of degree credits completed.

2.00 cumulative GPA.
7th Semester Pass 6 credits for semester.

Maintain a 2.00 GPA.
Maintain a 2.00 GPA. 2.00 cumulative GPA.
8th Semester

(and Summer)
Pass 6 credits for semester.

Earn 18 credits between Fall & Spring. Have 80% of degree credits completed.

Earn 100% of GPA required for graduation (2.00).
Have 80% of degree credits completed.

Earn 100% of GPA required for graduation (2.00).
Have 80% of degree credits completed.

2.00 cumulative GPA.

Notes:
Baseball student-athletes must be academically eligible at the start of the academic year (fall) or they are academically ineligible for the entire year.
Football student-athletes must pass (9) degree credits each fall semester or it may impact their eligibility for the next fall season

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