CapU uses a letter grade system to determine your grade point average (GPA), as in the table below.

To view your final grades, you’ll need to log in to your myCapU account and go to Student Services > Student Records > Final Grades.

You can find more information about the grading system including definitions of GPA, withdrawal, audit, and academic standing in the current Capilano University Calendar (pdf) under Grading System.

GradeNumerical Range in % or DefinitionGrade Point Equivalent
A+ 90-100 4.33
A 85 -89 4.00
A- 80-84 3.67
B+ 77-79 3.33
B 73-76 3.00
B- 70-72 2.67
C+ 67-69 2.33
C 63-66 2.00
C- 60-62 1.67
D 50-59 1.00
F 49 and below 0.00
AU Audit Not Calculated
AD Audit Denied Not Calculated
CR Credit Granted Not Calculated
NC No Credit Granted Not Calculated
I Incomplete Not Calculated
CON In Progress. Continues in next term. Not Calculated
NGR No Grade Reported Not Calculated
W Withdrawn Not Calculated
WE Withdrawn with Extenuating Circumstances Not Calculated
NA Not Attending. Use of NA was withdrawn as of September 1994 Not Calculated

Appealing a grade

To appeal a grade you’ve received:

  1. Complete the Academic Student Appeals Application Form (pdf)
  2. Submit it to the Chair, Senate Student Appeals Committee, along with any supplemental materials.

The deadline for submitting an appeal is 21 calendar days from the date of the decision that is being appealed. 

For more information on appeals, read the Senate Student Appeals Committee Procedure (pdf).