Students who fail to maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.500 shall be on academic probation until such time as their cumulative average is 1.500 or better. The statement “Academic Probation” shall be placed on their permanent records. Generally, persons on probation are ineligible for appointive or elective ofﬁce in student organizations unless special permission is granted by the Dean of Student Services or another appropriate college administrator. Students may be required to carry less than a normal course load the following semester. Students on academic probation are required to consult with their counselor. Students shall be placed on probation only after they have attempted twelve (12) semester credit hours.