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Credit / No Credit Grading

For information on how the CR/NC policy has been modified in response to the coronavirus, click here.

Deadline for Fall 2020:  Tuesday November 24, 2020 - Last day to change CR/NC option via Student Center (11:59 p.m.)  You should speak with an advisor to see how CR/NC will effect your record before changing your grading option.

https://registrar.calpoly.edu/fall-student-planning-calendar

 

Students are permitted to take a maximum of 16 units of courses credit/no credit (CR/NC) with the following specifications:

  • no more than 4 units CR/NC in major or support courses, subject to approval by the student's major department or equivalent unit;
  • no more than 4 units CR/NC in General Education courses.


Undergraduate students are given a grade of CR for accomplishment equivalent to a grade of C- or better. NC is given for D+ or lower grades. Graduate students are given a grade of CR for accomplishment equivalent to a grade of B- or better. NC is given for C+ or lower grades.
 

The applicant for a CR/NC grade must have at least a 2.0 Cal Poly grade point average. This requirement is waived for first-time students. Classes taken CR/NC have to effect on GPA.
 

This policy pertains to courses that are normally graded, not to CR/NC-only courses. No more than two courses may be selected for Credit/No Credit grading in any term.

 


Source: AS-479-97/CC "Resolution on Credit / No Credit Grading" (pdf)

In the Catalog: This policy is also included here in the Cal Poly Catalog, which may also include certain procedural considerations.

Last Updated: May 8, 2020

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