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University Grading System

Grades are officially recorded by letters, evaluated as indicated below.

Courses outside the School of Law


Numerical Equivalent Explanation
A 4.000 Outstanding achievement
A– 3.667  
B+ 3.333  
B 3.000 Good achievement
B– 2.667  
C+ 2.333  
C 2.000 Satisfactory achievement
C– 1.667  
D+ 1.333  
D 1.000 Poor achievement
D– 0.667  
F 0.000 Failure
I   Incomplete
IP   In progress
NE   Not enrolled
NG   Grade not reported by faculty
S   Satisfactory (pass/fail basis; counts toward total degree requirements)
U   Unsatisfactory (pass/fail basis)
X   Incomplete (pass/fail basis)
L   Audit (no credit given)
T   Transfer
W   Course withdrawal


School of Law Courses


CR Credit
F Fail
H Honor
HH High honor
I Incomplete
MP Marginal pass
P Pass

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