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Next Review: 2010-03-13
The University requires that all students who represent it in any way in extracurricular activities be in good academic standing, in compliance with the University catalog and be enrolled at the University of Maine at Fort Kent. Staff and faculty may also be members of clubs and organizations, but in order to receive funding from the Student Senate a club/organization should have more student members than non-student members. These requirements include all officers of clubs and social groups. It does not include participants in intramural activities. Students considering participation in extra-curricular organizations or activities should be aware of the following stipulations.— A minimum grade point average of 2.0 is required of ALL officers and members of ALL clubs, members of varsity sports teams or social organizations recognized by the University and/or Student Senate. — If, at the end of any given semester of study at the University, a student has failed to attain the 2.0 minimum GPA, but has not been placed on academic probation, the officer/member will be granted conditional participation in extra-curricular activities for one semester, during which time significant academic improvement must be demonstrated to be able to participate in extra-curricular activities the following semester. — If, at the end of a given semester, a student fails to meet the criteria covered in items 1 and 2 above and/or is placed on academic probation, that student will be placed on inactive status with respect to social clubs and organizations and considered ineligible to participate in organizations, slates of officers, varsity athletics, drama productions, or newspaper staff.