Transcript Legend

What's included on the Lakehead University Official Transcript: 

  • Program name and course information by academic session including: course subject, number, section, title, credit, grade, and 'replaced' flag when applicable.
  • Degree and credential information including: degree name, major(s), minor(s), first class standing, and date awarded.
  • Advanced standing credits (ADV) awarded based on work completed at a previous institution.
  • Transfer credits (TCR) awarded based on a Letter of Permission or an International Exchange.
  • Basis of Adjudication
  • Transcript Legend with abbreviations and grading schemes.

Note: An official transcript does NOT include: averages or mid-term marks.

Explanation of Abbreviations

ADV

ADVANCED STANDING

INC

INCOMPLETE

AEG

AEGROTAT

IP

IN PROGRESS

CR

CREDIT

NMR

NO MARK RECORDED

CHL

CHALLENGE EXAMINATION

P

PASS

CV

CONVERSION

PLC

CREDIT FOR A PREVIOUS LAKEHEAD UNIVERSITY COURSE

DEF

DEFERRED

REQ

REQUIRED COURSE

EX

EXEMPT

SPC

SPECIAL EXAMINATION

F

FAILED

SUP

SUPPLEMENTAL EXAMINATION

FA

FAILED ATTEMPT

TCR

TRANSFER CREDIT

FNW

FAILURE NO WITHDRAWAL

WWP

WITHDREW WITHOUT PERMISSION

I

INCOMPLETE

W

WITHDREW

 

Graduation

Degrees and Diplomas are awarded twice a year: Spring (May) and Fall (October) 

Grading System

GRADUATE DEGREE

GRADUATE DIPLOMA

UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE & DIPLOMA

GRADE

BEFORE SEPT./73

AFTER SEPT./73

BEFORE SEPT./73

AFTER SEPT./73

BEFORE SEPT./73

AFTER SEPT./73

A+

 

90 - 100

 

90 - 100

 

90 - 100

A

75 - 100

80 - 89

75 - 100

80 - 89

75 - 100

80 - 89

B

66 - 74

70 - 79

66 - 74

70 - 79

66 - 74

70 - 79

C

60 - 65

60 -69

60 - 65

60 - 69

60 - 65

60 - 69

D

 

50 - 59

50 - 59

E

 

 

40 - 49

F

0 - 59

0 - 49

0 - 49

0 - 39 


NOTE: After April, 1985, a mark of 0 denotes academic misconduct

Present Course Numbering System (Effective September 1974)

THE FIRST DIGIT INDICATES THE YEAR LEVEL:

THE THIRD DIGIT INDICATES THE COURSE WEIGHT:

 

0 - course has no year level

designation (may be taken in

any year of study)

1 - normally first year

2 - normally second year

3 - normally third year

4 - normally fourth year

5 - normally fifth year

 

 

- even numbers (0-8) indicate

full credit.

- odd numbers (1-9) usually

indicate half credit, but may

also be quarter credit.

- graduate level courses 

including but not limited

to dissertation courses, thesis 

courses and practicum courses 

may be weighted differently 

Please refer to appropriate calendars for prior course numbering information.

Notes on Transcript

(a) A weight of 1.00 normally consists of a twenty-four (24) week course of three (3) lecture hours per week. A weight of 0.50 normally consists of a twelve (12) week course of three (3) lecture hours per week.  Please refer to the appropriate calendar(s) for specific course hour information.

(b) Research, special topics or reading courses may appear under the same course number more than once in certain programs. Where this has occurred different topics have been undertaken and credit has been granted for each passed course. Please refer to the departmental regulations in the calendar for complete information concerning these courses.