Staying in the J-School
All students admitted to the J-School must do the following in order to remain in the J-School and in good standing:
- Complete J101 with a grade of 2.0 or higher, AND
- Maintain a 2.5 cumulative grade-point average and a 2.5 journalism grade-point average.
Students failing to meet the conditions above are placed on probation for one semester. If a student does not raise his or her cumulative and journalism grade-point averages to 2.5, she or he is dropped from the J-School.
Additionally, students must also pass JOUR 300, JOUR 302, and JOUR 304 with a grade of C (2.0) or better.