Grading System

How IUPUC calculates your grades

Only grades A+ through F are used to calculate your grade point average (GPA).

Repeated courses or those with a grade of D- don't fulfill degree requirements.

  • Grades used to calculate your GPA
    GradePoints per credit hour
    A+ (highest passing grade)4.0
    A4.0
    A-3.7
    B+3.3
    B3.0
    B-2.7
    C+2.3
    C2.0
    C-1.7
    D+1.3
    D1.0
    D- (lowest passing grade)0.7
    F0.0
  • Other grades that you may see that aren't included in your GPA
    GradeMeaning
    AX through DXCourse was taken under the Grade Change policy
    FXCourse was originally failed and then retaken
    IIncomplete
    NCNo credit was given for the course
    NRInstructor didn’t submit a grade (used for unreported grades for earlier semesters or for coursework that hasn’t been graded for the current semester)
    NYShows enrollment in a special program for which credit will be shown as an additional entry on your academic record
    PPassed (pass/fail option)
    RGrade has been deferred due to coursework that can be evaluated only after two or more semesters
    SSatisfactory (entire class is graded S or F)
    TCredits were transferred from another institution
    WWithdrew from class after the official drop/add period while maintaining a passing grade