Langara College uses a letter system to grade your achievements.

Letter Grade GPA Description
A+  4.33 Distinguished Achievement
For consistently distinguished accomplishment in examinations, reports, and class participation. This definition applies to “A+”, “A”, and “A-”.
A  4.00  
A-  3.67  
B+  3.33 Above Average Achievement
For consistent mastery of the subject matter of this course. This definition applies to “B+”, “B”, and “B-”.
B  3.00  
B-  2.67  
C+  2.33 Satisfactory Achievement
For sufficient comprehension of the subject. This definition applies to “C+”, “C”, and “C-”.
C  2.00  
C-  1.67  
D  1.00 Marginal Performance
For completion of a course but with below average achievement. (College credit will be granted, but students will not normally be permitted to proceed to the next course.)
F  0.00 Unsatisfactory Achievement
For completion of a course without demonstrating sufficient knowledge of the content to receive credit.
N  0.00 No Credit
This grade is awarded to the student who, having registered in a course:
  1. Ceases to attend or to participate in class work after the final withdrawal date each semester; OR
  2. Does not write the final examination.
S  - Satisfactory
Not included in the calculation of the GPA.
SR  - Satisfactory but Restricted
Student is progressing but receives no credit. Not included in the calculation of the GPA.
U  - Unsatisfactory
Not included in the calculation of the GPA.
    The “S” and “U” grades are for evaluation of achievement in the fieldwork courses in some career programs, for colloquiums and lecture series, and for some upgrading courses. The courses employing “S” and “U” grades are identified in their Calendar descriptions.

Notations and Symbols
(assigned only by Registrar and Enrolment Services)

AEG  - Aegrotat standing.
DE  - Grade deferred. Extension granted for course completion.
NG  - No grade or credit granted. Not included in the calculation of the GPA.
0  - 0 (zero) in the credit column indicates no credit in this course.
T  - Transfer credit awarded. Not included in the calculation of the GPA.
W  - Withdrawal. Course not included in calculation of grade point average.
X  - Duplicate course.
*  - Indicates that the student took the course on a non-credit basis. Not included in the calculation of the GPA.
#  - Grade not available at time of printing.
@  - Registration incomplete due to non-payment of fees.
IP   Course in progress.
EX  - Exemption granted for a required course in a specific program.