Policy number: AA007EN
Last review date: 30 November 2017
Next review date: 1 November 2020
Issuing office: Academic Affairs


All undergraduate degree-seeking students (including part-time) must maintain a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.00 to be in good academic standing at the University. Students with a GPA less than 2.00 are subject to either probation or dismissal according to the table below. 


Credit hours attempted Probation GPA Dismissal GPA
12 - 23 1.50 to 1.99 below 1.50
24 - 35 1.60 to 1.99 below 1.60
36 - 47 1.70 to 1.99 below 1.70
48 - 63 1.90 to 1.99 below 1.80
64+  - Dismissal if GPA falls below 2.00


Students who wish to hold leadership positions (e.g., Student Government, club officers, etc.) must have a minimum GPA of 2.50 at the time of election and throughout the duration of their holding the position.

Any student placed on probation for three consecutive semesters will be dismissed from the University. Dismissals will occur only at the end of spring semesters. Dismissed students will not be allowed to take courses at AUP part-time.


Who is affected by this policy: Undergraduate and graduate students.


The Office of the Registrar is responsible for providing a list of students whose GPAs fall below the stated cut-offs, and for notifying students who have been put on probation or dismissed.


GPA (Grade Point Average) – a weighted-average of all student grades earned at AUP.

Issuing office and contact: The Office of Academic Affairs, 5, boulevard de la Tour-Maubourg Paris, 75007,  Tel. +33 1 40 62 06 04.