Repeating a course

Repeating Courses

Any course may be repeated twice by an undergraduate student subject to the following conditions:

  • To secure a grade (“A-F”) a student may repeat a course in which the previously received grade was a “C-,” “D+,” “D,” “D-,” or “F,” “CR,” “NC,” or “AUD.” Registrations under the “CR/NC” option are subject to the restrictions in the “CR/NC” policy
  • To secure a “CR,” a student may repeat a course in which the previously received grade was a “NC.” Registrations under the “CR/NC” option are subject to the restrictions in the “CR/NC” policy
  • To secure a grade (“A-F”), “CR,” “NC,” a student may repeat a course in which the previously received grade was an “AUD.” Registrations under the “CR/NC” option are subject to the restrictions in the “CR/NC” policy
  • A graded course (“A-F”) may not be repeated for a grade of “AUD”
  • A course taken under the “CR/NC” option may not be repeated for a grade of “AUD”
  • With the dean’s permission, a student may substitute another course if the previous course is no longer offered. Courses must be repeated at The University of Akron
  • Grades for all attempts at a course will appear on the student’s official academic record
  • Only the grade for the last attempt will be used in the grade-point average
  • All grades for attempts at a course will be used in grade-point calculation for the purpose of determining graduation with honors and class standing
  • For purposes of this section, credit for this course or its equivalent will apply only once toward meeting degree requirements

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