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SCHOLASTIC STANDING

The University calculates grades based on the following scale:

Letter Grade

Points

A

4 points

B

3 points

C

2 points

D

1 points

F

0 points

WF

0 points (For students who did not officially withdraw from class, but ceased attending and failed to complete requirements for the course.)

P

Pass. (Used only in Pass/Fail system.)

PR

Work in Progress

W

Authorized withdrawal

INC

Incomplete

AU

Audit

The University calculates Academic Standing based on the following scale:

Academic Standing

Meaning

Good Standing:

a grade point average of 2.0 to 4.0.

Scholastic Probation:

a grade point average of 1.9 to 0.

Scholastic Suspension:

2 consecutive semesters where the term grade point average is below a 2.0.


For a complete explanation of grading and scholastic regulations, please refer to the Southern Illinois University Carbondale undergraduate catalog.