UNT's Grading System
UNT’s grading system uses the letters A, B, C, D, F, P, NP, I, PR, NPR, W and WF.
The letter Z is used to indicate that a grade was not properly received and/or recorded for a course.
Note: No grade points are allowed for grades F, I, NP, P, PR, NPR, W, WF or Z.
A complete record of all previously used grades and grading systems is detailed on the official transcript.
Four grade points for each semester hour.
Three grade points for each semester hour.
Two grade points for each semester hour.
One grade point for each semester hour.
Given when a student:
A credit grade:
A failing grade on the pass / no pass option; non-punitive.
A non-punitive grade given only during the last one-fourth of a term/semester and only if a student:
The student must arrange with the instructor to finish the course at a later date by completing specific requirements. These requirements must be listed on a Request for Grade of Incomplete form signed by the instructor, student and department chair and must be entered on the grade roster by the instructor.
Grades of I assigned to an undergraduate course at the end of the Fall 2007 semester and later will default to F unless the instructor has designated a different automatic grade.
Used to show that work is in process on thesis or dissertation in courses numbered 5950 and 6950.
Used to indicate no progress on thesis or dissertation courses numbered 5950 and 6950, 6951, 6952, 6953 or 6954 in a given term.
Drop or withdrawal without penalty.
Given when a student drops a course or withdraws from the university prior to the end of the sixth week of classes of long terms/semesters or corresponding dates for summer sessions (specific dates are published in the online academic calendar at calendar.unt.edu). After that time the student must have a passing grade for the instructor to assign a grade of W for a dropped course; otherwise, the grade of WF is recorded.
Drop or withdrawal with a failing grade.
Instructor may drop a student with a grade of WF from courses for nonattendance. May be assigned from the 7th through the 13th week of classes of long terms/semesters or corresponding dates for summer sessions (specific dates are published in the online academic calendar at calendar.unt.edu).
For more information, contact the Registrar's Information Counter by calling 940-565-2111 or visiting Eagle Student Services Center (ESSC) Room 147.
For more information on grade reports or the grading system used at UNT, please see the Academics section of the UNT Catalog.