U grades will not negatively impact the GPA. However, any U-graded courses will not receive credit. Conversely, if you are receiving a satisfactory grade, S grades also do NOT impact the GPA. However, they do render credit for completing the course.
Students who have not met the renewal requirements after the Spring term may submit a Scholarship Appeal to the Office of Student Financial Assistance (SFA) for possible reinstatement. The appeal is available on the SFA website at www.ucf.edu/financial-aid/document/scholarship-appeal-form/. Appeals are reviewed on a case-by-case basis.