Before you begin:

  • You will need to know your current, cumulative University of Maryland attempted credits and GPA. (Please note: Your UMD GPA does not include transfer credit.) To view your current credit and GPA information, please refer to your unofficial transcript.
  • Effective Fall 2012, grades are associated with the following quality points:
    A+ .0 B+ C+ D+ F .0
    A .0 B .0 C .0 D .0 P* --
    A- B- C- D- S* --

    *If you receive an 'F' for a course that is being taken on a P/F or S/F grading method, the F will be calculated into your GPA. However, grades of P or S will not be included in your GPA.



To calculate your anticipated semester GPA:

  1. Enter the course, number of credits, and grade
  2. Press button
  3. Repeat steps 1 and 2 for each course you are attempting
To calculate your cumulative GPA:
  1. Enter your cumulative attempted credits (1-999)
  2. Enter your cumulative GPA (0.0 - 4.0)

Cumulative Attempted Credits:* Cumulative GPA:*
* Only required if you wish to calculate your new cumulative GPA
Current Semester Course Details
Course Credits Grade Grade in QP QP  
NOTE: If you are repeating a course your actual semester and cumulative GPA may be different based on the repeat policy. Please contact your advisor for more information.
Semester Attempted Credits:
Semester GPA:
New Cumulative GPA:



This calculation produces a list of scenarios for reaching your desired GPA. Each line will display the number of credits and total GPA required to reach your desired GPA. For example, 2 credits with a 3.4 GPA means that the next two credits you take need to have a GPA of 3.4 in order to reach your desired GPA.

To calculate desired GPA:
  1. Enter your cumulative UMD attempted credits (1 - 999)
  2. Enter your cumulative GPA (0.0 - 4.0)
  3. Enter the cumulative GPA you would like to have (Desired GPA)
  4. Press the 'Calculate GPA' button

Cumulative Attempted Credits  
Cumulative GPA  
Total Credits  
Desired GPA    or