Kirkwood uses a 4.0 grading system. Kirkwood grades and their grade points or meanings are provided below:
|E||Excused Without Credit|
|T||Credit by Examination|
|L||Credit for Prior Education or Experience|
|W||Withdrew from Course|
|O||Orignial Grade Removed|
The grades A, B, C, D and F are included in the computation of grade point average. Credit toward graduation is granted for A, B, C, D, P, L and T.