Earning a P or NC in a course does
NOT fulfill DEC, SBC, major, or minor requirements.
Earning a P
counts toward the University requirements of 39 upper division credits and the total credits
You cannot G/P/NC a class that is S/U or A,B,C/U graded.
These courses do not offer the G/P/NC option.
If you are a
TAP recipient, note that if you earn a "P" in a course, it may affect your eligibility
to receive TAP in future terms.
The G/P/NC option
cannot be selected for 2nd or more attempts of the same course.
Did you know that you cannot withdraw from a class if that will result in less than 12
enrolled credits (if you are a full-time student)? In that situation, you might want
to consider the G/P/NC option.
Talk to your professor about how you are doing in a course before deciding on an option.
You might be doing better than you think!
The G/P/N/C option is available for only one course per semester.
(*see changes for Fall 2020 above)
financial or eligibility concerns, we strongly recommend that you meet with your
academic advisor to see if the G/P/NC option is right for you.
If you are a
veteran or the dependent of a veteran receiving benefits from the GI bill earning a "P" or
"NC" grade will have a significant financial impact.
Speak with the
Office of Veteran Affairs if you are considering the GPNC option .
If the G/P/NC option does not appear for a selected course:
It may be due to one of the following reasons:
You are repeating the course. Refer to #5 above.
You already selected the G/P/NC option for a different course. Refer to #8 above.