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Satisfactory Academic Progress Standards

Thank you for taking interest in learning how to be more successful at Anoka Technical College.  Our goal is to provide you the finest career and technical education and the appropriate resources to help you, and the community, to live and learn well.  One way of doing that is to help you maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) standards. 

Please use these resources to help you maintain SAP standards or assist you in getting back on track to ensure satisfactory academic progress.  

SAP Definitions

Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal Calendar

Friday, May 27
Friday, May 27

Appeals are due by 2:00 p.m. on the listed date to the Office of Records and Registration. A student should expect appeal results to be provided by email within five business days of the listed committee meeting date. These dates are subject to change. 

Month Appeals Due
May Tuesday, May 27
June Wednesday, June 11
July Wednesday, July 16
August Wednesday, August 6

APPEAL RESULTS will be emailed one week after appeal deadline.

FALL 2014
 Month  Appeals Due
 September  Wednesday, September 10
 October  Wednesday, October 8
 November  Wednesday, Novemer 12
 December  Wednesday, December 3
 Fall Suspended Students  Friday, January 2, 2015

 APPEAL RESULTS will be emailed one week after appeal deadline.


Satisfactory Academic Progress Resources

Printing Your Academic Record/Transcript - Guide to printing academic transcripts from Anoka Tech or other Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU).

Finding your GPA – Student friendly guide to determining your GPA on your academic record 

Calculating Your Completion Rate – Numerical guide to identify and understand how to calculate your  completion rate using your academic transcript. 

Appeal and Contract Form – Required documents that should be completed by the student then submitted to the Office of Records and Registration along with a typed statement, transcripts and any supporting documentation. 

2nd Review of Appeal Form – Required document that should be completed when appealing the SAP Committee’s decision.  This form should be returned to the Dean of Student Affairs along with a typed statement and supporting documentation.

Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy

People To Contact


Erica Stene
Rm 190-B

Success Coaches

Craig Ashe 
Rm 190-E

Melissa McCarty
Rm 115

Crystal Svoboda
Rm 114

Office of Records and Registration

Linda Eischens
Rm 110

Angela Homan
Rm 109

Kimberly Roan, Registrar
Rm 111

Financial Aid

Andrea Ebert
Rm 106

Pat Fischer
Rm 106

Sean Johns, Director of Financial Aid 
Rm 106A