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2011-2013 Catalog

Academic Suspension



        A student already placed on academic probation who earns a term grade point average below 2.0 will be placed on academic suspension through the next regular semester.


        A student placed on academic suspension due to extenuating circumstances may petition, in writing, the Coordinator of Student Experiences to be reinstated under academic probation.


        A student placed on academic suspension in the spring semester may enroll in a summer session.Upon completion of the summer session, the studentís academic suspension status will be reevaluated for the fall semester.



        A student placed on academic suspension is given time to reconsider academic goals and career plans outside the college setting.


        A student receiving Veteranís Administration education benefits who is placed on academic suspension will be reported to the VA as making unsatisfactory progress according to the criteria disclosed in the Student Financial Services section of the Catalog.



After the suspension period of one regular semester, the student is eligible for readmission to FPC and will be automatically placed on academic probation with the requirement of meeting all the conditions previously stated.


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