Satisfactory Academic Progress

The Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended by Congress, mandates that institutions of higher education monitor the academic progress of students who receive federal financial aid.

Baylor University has established the following minimum standards to be eligible for and continue to receive federal financial aid. The policies below reflect the changes to federal regulations that were effective as of July 1, 2011.

Please note that state and institutional programs may have higher academic requirements, and eligibility for those financial aid programs is subject to the requirements of each program.

Undergraduate, Graduate, Seminary Students
Law Students