MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Academic Probation


Any of the following actions or conditions can cause the student to be placed on academic probation:


The Dean may place a student on academic probation for any of the reasons given above. Written notification will be provided to the student, his or her Advisor or Advisory Committee, and Program Director (if applicable). Within one month of notification, the student, in consultation with the Advisor or Advisory Committee and Program Committee (if appropriate), will submit to the ASC a proposed course of action to resolve the student's academic difficulties. The ASC will review the proposal, approve it or suggest modifications and forward its recommendations to the Dean. The Dean will make the final decision on the student's proposal and inform the student of the conditions to be met.


Any student on probation will not be allowed to: