Regulations effective September 1, 2020.
All Athabasca University students who graduate with an undergraduate degree and who have successfully completed a minimum of 24 credits at AU, are automatically considered for graduation with distinction or great distinction recognition. All completed AU courses taken as part of the undergraduate degree program in which the student is registered will be used in the program GPA calculation including unsuccessful course attempts.
For courses that are repeated, the highest grade achieved will be used in the program GPA calculation.
Courses excluded from the GPA calculation are:
For more information on graduating with distinction or great distinction, reference the Undergraduate Grading Policy.
Information effective Sept. 1, 2020 to Aug. 31, 2021.
Updated July 14 2020 by laurab