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Eligibility for the Student Employment Initiative Program

  • Must be pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree for the first time
  • Enrolled 15 credit hours or more, each Fall and Spring semesters
  • Cumulative GPA 3.0 and Semester GPA of 2.75 or higher
  • Meet SAP (Satisfactory Academic Progress) requirements (70% completion rate)
  • High School Graduate or GED
  • A minimum of 12 credit hours completed in residence as a full-time student at UTB
  • A minimum of 30 credit hours completed for transfer students
  • A maximum of 90 credit hours completed for first time applicants
  • Preference will be given to students whose first semester at UTB was two year prior or less to the SEI application
  • Be a U.S. Citizen, Resident, F-1 Visa International Student or DACA card


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