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Section III: Academic Affairs

Policy Number: III-6.00(A)

University of Maryland, College Park Policies Concerning Academic Transcripts and Calculation of Grade Point Average

(APPROVED BY THE PRESIDENT Amended June 8, 2001 effective Fall 2001,Amended Amended effective Fall 2012)

I. Policy

For the policy on resident credit, see III-7.00(A) University of Maryland Degree Requirements.

Credits completed with grades of A+, A, A-, B+, B, B-, C+, C, C-, D+, D, D- and F, but not P and S, shall be used in computation of the semester and cumulative GPA with values of 4.0 (A+, A),3.7 (A-), 3.3 (B+), 3.0 (B) 2.7 (B-), 2.3 (C+) 2.0(C), 1.7 (C-), 1.3 (D+), 1.0 (D), 0.7 (D-), and 0.0 (F) respectively. A grade of XF shall be computed in the same manner as a grade of F. Marks of I, P, S, W and NGR will not be used in the computation of semester and cumulative GPA.