Financial Aid : Frequently Asked Questions
What is Satisfactory Academic Progress?
As a student receiving financial aid at WVU Parkersburg, you are required to make Satisfactory Academic Progress. This means that you are working toward degree completion at an acceptable rate with an acceptable grade point average, and not withdrawing from too many courses.
You are required to complete - with a passing grade - 75% of all classes you attempt, and you must maintain a grade point average of 2.00 or better.
There are also limits on ATTEMPTED hours for degree programs. For an Associates Degree (2-year degree), this limit is 108 attempted. For a Bachelors Degree (4-year degree), the limit is 192 attempted hours.