West Valley College
14000 Fruitvale Avenue, Saratoga, CA 95070 • Phone (408) 867-2200

Transfer Center: GPA Calculator

How to Calculate your GPA:

  1. Enter the course name in the first field. (optional)
  2. Select the grade received for the course.
  3. Enter the number of units for the course.
    • Converting semester units to quarter units - MULTIPLY the unit value for the course by 1.5
      (for example: 3 semester units X 1.5 = 4.5 quarter units)
    • Converting quarter units to semester units - DIVIDE the unit value for the course by 1.5
      (for example: 4 quarter units A · 1.5 = 2.67 semester units)
  4. Click on Calculate GPA.

Note: Only the first course attempt can be removed from your GPA, additional attempts are called "repeats" and are averaged into your GPA.

Your GPA
Total Units
Total Grade Points
Course Name (optional) Grade Received Units Grade Points
 CR/P Hours
 CR/P Hours


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