Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)

Satisfactory Academic Progress for Financial Aid Recipients

The U.S. Department of Education requires that any student receiving federal student aid must be monitored for Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) to remain eligible to continue receiving federal student aid each semester. 

Wilmington University’s Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy for Financial Aid Recipients is comprised of two components: A qualitative component and a quantitative component. The qualitative component is measured by the student’s GPA; whereas, the quantitative component is measured by the successful completion of credits. Both components, actions and consequences are described in detail on the following pages:

Click here for UNDERGRADUATE Academic Progress for Financial Aid (students working on an Associates or Bachelor's degree)

Click here for GRADUATE Academic Progress for Financial Aid (students working on a Master's or Doctoral degree)