OSU Acronym SoupPosted September 13th, 2013 by sternerr
OSU like the military has our fair share of acronyms to understand in order to get the most out of your time here. To help prepare you for the variety you might hear or see- here’s a starter list to know and links to learn more:
Offices on Campus
AW- Academic Warning- a term GPA (Fall, Winter, Spring or Summer) below a 2.0- please see your academic advisor if on AW
AP- Academic Probation- a cumulative GPA (0verall) below a 2.0 after being at OSU at least 2 terms- please see your academic advisor if on AP
Bac Core- Baccalaureate Core
S/U- Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory- A grade of S (satisfactory) shall be equivalent to grades A, A–, B+, B, B–, C+, C, and C–. A grade of U (unsatisfactory) shall be equivalent to grades D+, D, D–, or F. Consult your academic advisor for information on which classes you can S/U and what deadlines apply.
DPD- Difference, Power and Discrimination- a Bac Core requirement of all OSU students. Check out the list of class option here. Consult with your academic advisor about the best one(s) for you!
4 C’s- Centro Cultural Cesar Chavez