Your Grades / GPA

Calculating Your GPA

Log-in to My Hawkeye > WebAdvisor for Students > Academic Profile to find your Class Schedule and Transcript to determine course credit hours, total grade points to calculate your cumulative GPA, and to look up your current GPA.

Course (optional) Credit Hours Grade Grade Points Earned
 
Calculating your cumulative GPA
Locate the following at the bottom of your transcript
Total Earned Credits
Total Grade Points
Your Calculated GPA *
* This calculator is provided as a tool to estimate your GPA. Calculations are unofficial.*
Grade Points
A 4.00 B+ 3.33 C+ 2.33 D+ 1.33 F 0.00
A- 3.67 B 3.00 C 2.00 D 1.00 I 0.00
B- 2.67 C- 1.67 D- 0.67
N, O, P, Q, W, X, and any transfer credits are not used in computing your current or cumulative GPA.

Manually Calculating Your GPA

The following calculation can be used to calculate your current semester GPA or your cumulative GPA.

To calculate you cumulative GPA, total the credit hours and grade points earned for all semesters.

Step 1:

For each course, multiply the grade points defined for the grade by the course credit hours to get the grade points earned.

Grade Grade Points Credit Hours Grade Points Earned
A 4.00 x 4 hours = 16.0
B+ 3.33 x 3 hours = 9.99
C 2.00 x 5 hours = 10.0
Totals: 12 35.99
Step 2

Divide the total grade points earned by the total credit hours.

Example: 35.99 ÷ 12 = 2.99 GPA

We do not round up when calculating GPA or academic standings.

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