Pass/No Pass Option

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To enroll in a course on a pass/no pass basis undergraduate students must:

The Pass/No Pass option may only be petitioned for elective courses.

Therefore, a Pass grade will count toward the 120-credit minimum graduation requirement.

A Pass grade may not be used to satisfy a course prerequisite.

A Pass grade cannot be applied to any of the following:

  • Required lower and upper division courses within each college or school,
  • Required course for a major,
  • Required course for a minor,
  • Required course for a concentration or
  • Required course for a certificate

Both grades of Pass/No Pass are not awarded quality points and therefore are not calculated in the cumulative grade point average.

A course registered with a standard grade may be changed to a Pass/No Pass grade only through the last day of the add/drop period.

A course registered with a Pass/No Pass grade may be changed to a standard grade only through the last day of the add/drop period.

Note: See Registration Procedures for additional information.