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.
How IU calculates your grades
- Grades used to calculate your GPA
Grade Points per credit hour A+ (highest passing grade) 4.0 A 4.0 A- 3.7 B+ 3.3 B 3.0 B- 2.7 C+ 2.3 C 2.0 C- 1.7 D+ 1.3 D 1.0 D- (lowest passing grade) 0.7 F 0.0
- Other grades you may see that aren’t included in your GPA
Grade Meaning AX through DX Course was taken under the Extended-X policy FM Early evaluation grade that indicates failing due to lack of attendance FX Course was originally failed and then retaken I Incomplete IM Early evaluation grade that indicates that no evaluation was possible because enrollment status is unknown or student is in the process of withdrawing NC No credit was given for the course NR Instructor didn’t submit a grade (used for unreported grades for earlier semesters or for coursework that hasn’t been graded for the current semester) NY Shows enrollment in a special program for which credit will be shown as an additional entry on your academic record P Passed (pass/fail option) R Grade has been deferred due to coursework that can be evaluated only after two or more semesters S Satisfactory (entire class is graded S or F) T Credits were transferred from another institution W Withdrew from class after the official drop/add period while maintaining a passing grade