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Grading System

Grades

System

 

LETTER MEANING VALUE
A Excellent 4.00
B+ Very Good 3.50
B Good 3.00
C+ Fair 2.50
C Satisfactory 2.00
D+ Poor 1.50
D Pass 1.00
F Failure 0.00
S Satisfactory (noncredit)
U Unsatisfactory (noncredit)
W Withdrawal
AU Audit (non-credit)

 

I Incomplete
P Work in progress
NR No Report

Letter Grades are used to show the academic standing of a student. The following are the grades, meanings of the grades and the values of the grades issued by this University:

The student’s grades are computed at the end of each semester. The student is graded for his/her work during the semester. This includes quizzes, term papers, book reports, assignments, recitation, class participation, attendance, midterm examinations, and final examinations.

Grades are accessible online with the use of the student’s ID (www.siam.edu).

Withdrawal (W) grade: assigned by the instructor upon official withdrawal from class (see Course Add/Withdrawal). Non-failure.

Incomplete (I) grade: indicates that the semester’s work is incomplete. “I” grades are granted at the instructor’s discretion. “I” grades revert to “F” if change is not made within the following term.

 

Appeals of Grades

A student who believes that a faculty member arbitrarily set his/her grades and that these do not represent his/her actual performance in that subject should…