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Athabasca University

Maintaining Program Status

To maintain program status, students must complete at least 6 credits of course or essay/project work during each academic year, September 1st to August 31st or January 1st to December 31st depending on when you were admitted to the program.

In foundation and core courses, the lowest acceptable grade is B- (70 per cent). Students who a) receive a grade lower than B-, or b) receive more than one grade of B- or lower, may be required to withdraw from the program.

In elective courses, the lowest acceptable grade is C+ (66 per cent). Students who a) receive a grade lower than C+, or b) receive more than one grade of C+ or lower, may be required to withdraw from the program.

Updated July 28 2017 by FST Technical Staff

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