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Transcript Legends - Current

 

Effective 01 May 2011 unless otherwise noted

Please Note: Effective January 7, 2014, a student's cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) will no longer appear on the Queen's University Official Transcript.

 

Faculty of Arts and Science, School of Business, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, School of Graduate Studies, Faculty of Health Sciences (Medicine, Nursing, Rehabilitation Therapy)

 

Letter Grade Grade Points Notes Percentage Conversion
A + 4.3   90 - 100
A 4.0   85 - 89.9
A - 3.7   80 - 84.9
B + 3.3   77 - 79.9
B 3.0   73 - 76.9
B - 2.7 Minimum passing grade in Graduate Studies 70 - 72.9
C + 2.3   67 - 69.9
C 2.0   63 - 66.9
C - 1.7 Minimum passing grade in Medicine, Nursing 60 - 62.9
D + 1.3   57 - 59.9
D 1.0   53 - 56.9
D - 0.7   50 - 52.9
F 0.0 Failure 0 - 49.9
P   Pass; no grade assigned  
FR   Failure with review, grade will be revised  
CR   Credit  
IN   ^ Incomplete  
GD   Grade deferred  
NG   Not graded; first term course of multi-term courses  
AU   Audit  
TR   Transfer credit, no grade assigned  
DR   Course dropped  
NW   Not written (Applicable prior to May 1, 2011 only; counts as failure)  

^ Lapses to failure after one term (120 days)

+ First term of multi-term course denoted by 'A' in course number; second term denoted by 'B' in course number

Arts and Science Professional Internship Program: The Professional Internship Program is available to qualified students registered in any Plan in a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) or Bachelor of Science (Honours) program.  The Professional Internship Program may be independent of the student’s major/minor program(s).

Prior to May 1, 2011 most Faculties and Schools used percentage grades as follows:

A 80 - 100%
B 65 - 79%
C 50 - 64%
F 0 - 49%
PA Pass

Minimum passing grade in Graduate Studies - 65%

Minimum passing grade in Medicine and Nursing - 60%

 

Faculty of Education - effective May 1, 2013

Letter

Grade

Grade

Point

 Percentage

Descriptor

 

A+ 4.3 90-100 Outstanding
A 4.0 80-89 Excellent
B 3.0 70-79 Very Good
C 2.0 60-69 Adequate
D 1.0 50-59 Marginal
F 0.0 0-49 Failure
P    

Pass; no grade assigned.

Reserved for PRAC courses only or as approved by the Dean.

Continuing Teacher Education

Letter

Grade

Grade

Points

Percentage

Conversion *

A+ 4.3 90 - 100
A 4.0 80 - 89.9
B+ 3.3 77 - 79.9
F 0.0 0 - 76.9

               * used only for determining grade points for marks prior to May 1, 2011.

Faculty of Law

Letter

Grade

Grade

Points

Percentage

Conversion *

A 4.0 Exceptional
A- 3.7 Excellent
B+ 3.3 Very Good
B 3.0 Good
B- 2.7 Satisfactory
C+ 2.3 Fair
C 2.0 Adequate
D 1.0 Marginal
F 0.0 Failure
P   Pass
Credit Unit Conversions

 

Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science 

Units prior to May 1, 2011 Credit Units as of May 1, 2011
36 3.00
42 3.50
45 3.75
48 4.00
54 4.50
72 6.00

 

School of Nursing

Units prior to May 1, 2011 Credit Units as of May 1, 2011
1 - 7 1.50
8 - 14 3.00
15 4.50
16 - 26 6.00
27 9.00
Transcript Notations Glossary

Unit

The term "unit" refers to credit units.

Generally, a one-term course is worth 3.0 credit units.

Variations may occur as dictated by course requirements and workload, and as approved by Faculty Boards.

NEP Not Eligible to Proceed

OEN

RTW

Ontario Education Number

Required to Withdraw

Percentage Conversion Used only for determining grade points for marks prior to May 1, 2011.
The absence of a grade indicates a course in progress.
 As of May 1, 2011 all existing student numbers were changed from seven to eight digits with the addition of a zero (0) as the first digit of the student number.