A student must also make progress towards graduation. Before participation in a second season in any certified sport(s), a student must have:
- Obtained at least 24 semester hours or 36 quarter hours with a 2.00 GPA or higher and one of 2-3 below:
- Pass a minimum of 12 semester hours with a 2.00 GPA or higher during the previous semester of full-time enrollment,
- Pass an accumulation of semester hours equal to 12 multiplied by the number of semesters in which the student-athlete was previously enrolled full-time with a GPA of 2.00 or higher,
- A first or second season participant must have passed a minimum accumulation of 36 credit hours for a fall sport, 48 credit hours for a spring sport, with a 2.00 GPA or higher, regardless of previous term or other accumulation requirement. A student-athlete who uses 4.E.4 to attain eligibility, must also meet the requirements of 4.E.1 or 4.E.2 in all subsequent terms of full-time enrollment.