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The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Pass/Fail Option

Undergraduate students may use the pass/fail option for one class each semester (or one each session in Summer) and may not take more than 15 classes pass/fail during their undergraduate career.

Undergraduate classes: Choose pass/fail grading option when you enroll in SPIRE or send an email to @email before the end of the withdrawal period for the class.  Include your name, SPIRE ID, term, course subject and number, and 5-digit class number.  

Graduate classes: Ask your instructor for Pass/Fail grading.

See Academic Regulations for more information.