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Chronology of the Graduate School of Business Grading System

Current (Effective Autumn 2000-01):

Grade Description
H Honors
HP High Pass
P Pass
LP Low Pass
U Unsatisfactory
EX Course Exempted (does not affect grade point calculations)
+ Pass (LP or better)
GNR Grade Not Reported (effective Autumn Quarter 2009-10)

Effective Autumn Quarter 1971-72:

Grade Description
H Distinction. Work that is of markedly superior quality.
P+ Work that is of high quality and exceeds in a significant way all of the basic requirements of the course.
P Pass. Work that is of good quality and clearly satisfies all the basic requirements of the course.
P- Low Pass. Work that satisfies most of the basic require-ments of the course but is deficient in some minor way.
U Unsatisfactory. Work that does not satisfy the basic requirements of the course and is deficient in significant ways.
EX Course Exempted (does not affect grade point calculations)
+ Pass (P- or better)