Effective fall semester 2000, graduate and undergraduate grades are assigned quality points in the Grade Point Average (GPA) grading system. The +/- designation must be included in the syllabus provided at the beginning of the course.  The use of the +/- grading system is at the discretion of the instructor. The syllabus policy is available in the office of Academic Affairs.

Letter grade = number of grade points

A+ 4.00
A Excellent Performance 4.00
A- 3.67
B+ 3.33
B Good Performance 3.00
B- 2.67
C+ 2.33
C Average Performance 2.00
C- 1.67
D+ 1.33
D Poor Performance 1.00
D- 0.67
F 0.00

Other Grades

E Course repeated, not included in GPA
FF Failure/academic dishonesty
I Incomplete
IF Incomplete grade changed to Failure
IU Incomplete grade changed to Unsatisfactory
M No grade submitted by instructor
N Audit
R Repeated Course
S Satisfactory
U Unsatisfactory
W Withdrawal from course without penalty
WC Withdrawal for extenuating circumstances
Z Indicates continuing registration

*Incomplete grade policy change effective fall 08.  IF grades earned and posted prior to fall 2008 do calculate in the GPA; IF grades earned as of fall 2008 forward do not calculate in the GPA Refer to Incomplete Grade Policy for more information.