Academic Catalog


Most SPU course are graded according to the normal grading system outlined on the tabs on this page; however, some courses allow students to select an alternative grade mode, or offer only the alternative P/NC grading.

Unless an exception is noted, normal grading is required for courses that apply to graduate program requirements, as outlined in Standards of Scholarship for Master’s Degrees and Standards of Scholarship for Doctoral Degrees.

Normal Grading
Alternative Grading
Temporary Grades
Withdrawal Grades