Pass / Fail Policy

(Undergraduate students taking undergraduate courses only)

  • A maximum of one course (3-4 credits) may be taken Pass/ Fail during a semester and no more than 12 credits may be taken Pass/ Fail in a students academic career.
  • Only free elective courses may be taken P/F. Major and co-requirements cannot be taken pass/fail.*
  • Students must complete a Pass/Fail contract in the Office of the Registrar. Deadlines are posted on the Semester Calendar.*
  • Once the pass/fail contract is submitted it cannot be reversed.*
  • If a grade of F is earned in a pass/fail course, it is calculated into the student's GPA.*
  • Second degree students may not take a course on a pass/fail basis.*
  • The following categories of graduate students may not take a course on a pass/fail basis:GN,GC,GE,GT,GM.*

* The above policy as outlined was revised and applies to all students in attendance as of Fall 2003.

Office Information

Lower level Morrison Hall, Rm G 03
Phone: 973.720.2700
Email: registrar@wpunj.edu

Regular Hours:
Monday through Friday
8:30am - 4:30pm

Summer Hours:
Monday through Thursday
8:00am - 5:15pm