Wilfrid Laurier University Graduate Calendar - 2005/2006
Canadian Excellence

Academic Standing

The final standing in a course is recorded with grade points assigned to letter grades as follows:

Qualifying Students

A+ 12
A 11
A- 10
B+ 9
B 8
B- 7
C+ 6
C 5
C- 4
F 0

Master's and Doctoral Students

A+ 12
A 11
A- 10
B+ 9
B 8
B- 7
F 0

Courses in music, psychology and social work which are identified as practicum courses, or which have a significant practicum component (MU504, MU507, MU508, MU603, MU604, MU607 and MU608; PS615 and PS625; SK541, SK549, SK622, SK643, SK649, SK808, SK809, and SK810), EN600 and SK893 are graded on an S (satisfactory)/F (failure) basis. GG691 is graded on a CR (credit)/NCR (no credit) basis. EN777, GG891, HI700, HI703, HI799, PO694, PS869, PS879, PS889, PS891, PS892, PY701, PY788, PY791, RE702, RE800, RE801, RE898 and SK621 are graded on a Pass/Fail basis. A dissertation/thesis/major research paper grade is recorded as CPL (completed).