College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

Downers Grove, IL Campus

Student Academic Progress Committee Guidelines

College of Dental Medicine-Illinois

The following table is a summary of potential academic situations and provides guidance to the Student Academic Progress Committees for recommended action:

DMD-Courses Possible Action Academic Status Retake Courses Action Following Retake
All Passed Promote - - -
One (1) Failure Academic LOA and Retake Course Probation Next Academic Year Fail-Dismissal Pass-Promote
Two (2) Failures (same academic year) Academic LOA or Dismissal Probation       Dismissed Next Academic Year       Not Applicable Fail one or both courses-Dismissal Pass both courses-Promote
Two (2) Failures (over more than one academic year) Retake Course or Academic LOA or Dismissal Probation         Dismissed Next Academic Year       Not Applicable Fail one or both courses-Dismissal Pass both courses-Promote   Not Applicable
Three (3) Failures Dismissal Dismissed - -

Course repeat schedule is at the discretion of the Student Academic Progress Committee.

Withdrawal/Failing (WF) may be considered as a course failure by the Student Academic Progress Committee.