Changing Course Options


Changing Grading Options

Deadline to Change Grading Option

Select the grading option for each course when you enroll. You may change your initial grading option any time before the posted deadlines in CalCentral.

Available Grading Options:

  • Letter Grade (A,B,C,D,F);
  • Passed/Not Passed (P/NP)
  • Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory (S/U)

Passed/Not Passed

Grading option for undergraduate-level students (those without BA/BS equivalent), including high school students. A C- or better is considered passing

Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory (For Graduate-level students (has BA/BS or equivalent)
Grading option for graduate-level students (those with BA/BS equivalent), including recent graduates of college not in a graduate school. A B- or better is considered passing.

Most universities will not accept P/NP or S/U work for transfer credit. Please consult the appropriate office at your home campus or university before selecting this option.


Changing a Course’s Unit Value

You may change the number of units in which you are enrolled for courses approved for variable units. Deadlines to add or drop (with or without refund) apply to the units increased or decreased.