Policies

 

Grading Policy

Grades will be awarded on a scale of 1.5 to 4.3. No academic credit shall be given for a grade below 1.8 or a grade of "Fail." A 2.1 average (the lowest “C” average) will be required for retention and graduation. A numerical grade may be translated into a letter grade for purposes of comparison as follows:

4.3 – 4.2 = A+
4.1 – 3.9 = A
3.8 – 3.6 = A-
3.5 – 3.3 = B+
3.2 – 3.0 = B
2.9 – 2.7 = B-
2.6 – 2.4 = C+
2.3 – 2.1 = C
2.0 – 1.8 = D
1.7 – 1.5 = F

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University Policies

The following policies govern, protect and guide all University of Iowa students.

Policy on Sexual Harassment
Policy on Consensual Relationships Involving Students
Policy on Violence
Code of Student Life

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Academic Complaints

In the event that a complaint about academic matters cannot be resolved by speaking with the relevant faculty member(s), students may pursue complaints on academic matters within the College of Law by contacting (i) the Associate Dean of Student Affairs, (ii) the Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, or (iii) one of the college’s ombudspersons. Students may also contact the Office of University Ombudsperson.

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