Continuing Eligibility

Semester Unit Requirements

Student athletes must be fully enrolled in a minimum of 13 units within the College of Letters & Sciences (not including waitlisted courses) in order to practice and compete unless approved for a reduced course load. Other Berkeley colleges have different minimum unit requirements for full time status. Confirm mimimum unit requirements with your College Advisor.

Every fall and spring semester, student athletes must pass a minimum of 6 units and a total of 18 units minimum between fall and spring semesters.

Football student athletes only, must pass 9 units in the fall semester to be eligible for the following fall season

Progress Toward Degree Requirements

Prior to a student's 3rd semester, students must complete a minimum of 24 units.

Prior to a student's 5th semester, students must complete a minimum of 48 units and 40% of their degree towards graduation.

Prior to a student's 7th semester, students must complete a minimum of 72 units and 60% of their degree towards graduation.

Prior to a student's 9th semester, students must complete a minimum of 96 units and 80% of their degree towards graduation.

GPA Requirements

Prior to a student's 3rd semester, students must have a minimum 1.8 cumulative GPA.

Prior to a student's 5th semester, students must have a minimum 1.9 cumulative GPA.

Prior to a student's 7th semester, students must have a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA.

Prior to a student's 9th semester, students must have a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA.