AC 31 Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress (formerly 09-04-02)


This policy establishes Satisfactory Academic Progress for students used in determining financial aid eligibility. It applies to most aid programs at the University of Pittsburgh. If a financial aid program has eligibility criteria that differ from this policy, then refer to the specific requirements of that program. The Satisfactory Academic Progress requirements for individual academic programs are separate from this policy.


Category: Student
Section: Registration and Records
Effective Date: February 1, 2017
Last Reviewed: February 1, 2017
Responsible Unit:
Responsible Executive: Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor
Policy Contact:

Procedure(s) and Supporting Documents

The following forms are available from the Financial Aid Office:

  • Appeal Form
  • Prior Degree/Verify Enrollment Form