Provisional Grades for Graduating Students

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We’ve received many questions about provisional grades as part of the options for course completion – all options can be found in the "Completion of Course and Finalization of Grades" document.

Provisional grades are available to graduating undergraduate students only. There are two ways that a graduating undergraduate student may receive a provisional grade:

  1. Assessed Grade Attestation for Graduating Undergraduate Students
    An Assessed Grade Attestation is based on students’ own confirmation of work done in the course and can include grades already received on assignments and estimates of grades to be granted on assignments submitted but not returned. Your attestation may be used to inform decisions regarding provisional grades. If assigned, provisional grades will be subject to review and are not final. Verification could result in an adjustment to provisional grades and any related academic standing. This can include GPA, degree progression or degree completion decisions. If you submitted an attestation you will have acknowledged the following terms:

    The information provided is an accurate account of grades received or a reasonable assessment of grades anticipated. Any grade recorded on the basis of this submission is provisional and therefore, subject to a review. I understand that review and verification of this submission could result in an adjustment of provisional grades and any related academic standing. This can include GPA, degree progression or degree completion decisions.

  2. Provisional Grades For Graduating Undergraduate Students
    Where other course completion options are not feasible or appropriate, for graduating undergraduate students in courses that are suspended, a provisional grade may be assigned based on an average of grades received in major courses (to calculate major GPA) and all courses (to calculate overall GPA).  Provisional grades are not final and are subject to review and verification.  As a result, these grades may change. Students receiving these grades will be notified of the possible contingencies related to their revision. Students may be required to complete outstanding course work.  More information will be provided when your eligibility to graduate has been reviewed by your Faculty.

Where to find additional provisional grade information

Email to Graduating Students

Where other course completion options are not feasible or appropriate, you may be provided with a provisional grade based on an average of grades you have received in your program. These grades, much like the Attested Assessed Grade, are subject to review and verification.

Read details and context.

Course Completion Options Labour site

An Assessed Grade Attestation is based on students’ own confirmation of work done in the course and can include grades already received on assignments and estimates of grades to be granted on assignments submitted but not returned.  Your attestation may be used to inform decisions regarding provisional grades.  If assigned, provisional grades will be subject to review.   Verification could result in an adjustment to provisional grades and any related academic standing.  This can include GPA, degree progression or degree completion decisions.

Read details and context.

Assessed Grade Attestation:

The information provided is an accurate account of grades received or a reasonable assessment of grades anticipated. Any grade recorded on the basis of this submission is provisional and therefore subject to a review. I understand that review and verification of this submission could result in an adjustment of provisional grades and any related academic standing. This can include GPA, degree progression or degree completion decisions. 

Read details and context.