Grading Information

Special Notice to All Undergraduate Students –

Effective Fall 2013 semester, the plus/minus grading system will be implemented. A list of Frequently Asked Questions will help explain this grading system. If you have any additional questions, please email them to, stop by our customer service center in Williston Hall, 220, call (815) 753-0681 or make an appointment with your academic advisor.

Students may view their semester grades by accessing MyNIU. MyNIU is the official student record. If there is a discrepancy between a final semester grade in Blackboard and MyNIU, you should contact your instructor.

For additional information on grading, please refer to the “Academic Regulations” section in the undergraduate catalog, the “General Regulations” section in the graduate catalog and the College of Law website. Prospective students should contact their appropriate admissions office.

Additional questions regarding grades may be directed to the Office of Registration and Record at (815) 753-0681.