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Undergraduate Retention

Undergraduate Retention

Undergraduate Retention is a retention initiative for students who have had two consecutive semesters with a GPA below 2.0. These students have been academically dismissed from WKU, appealed the dismissal, and granted one last semester to show academic progress. To be eligible for continued enrollment, these students must achieve a 2.0 GPA during the semester for which the student was allowed to return.

Students agree to:

  • Attend BEP Workshops to plan for the semester and to improve academic skills to make them better students.
    • Workshop #1 (part A and part B) must be completed by October 17, 2014.
    • Workshop #2 (part A and part B) must be completed by December 5, 2014.
  • Attend the Majors and Minors Fair on Tuesday, September 16th 11:00am – 2:00pm at the Preston Center.
  • Complete MAP-Works® Fall Transition Survey by September 27, 2014.
    • Survey is emailed to your Toppermail on September 14, 2014.
  • Compose a reflection paper detailing the overall BEP experience. This paper is due at the end of the semester before finals week.
  • Allow parents/guardians to inquire about their academic progress, grades, attendance, etc.

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 Last Modified 9/11/14