Peru

RECOMMENDATION

Class rank, if available, is attached and should be used in preference to the grading equivalencies; expect students to rank in the top 20% of the class. In the absence of class rank, expect averages of 14 or better.

GRADING SYSTEM

0 - 20 Scale U.S. EQUIVALENTS

17 - 20 A
14 - 16 B
12 - 13 C
11 Lowest Passing Grade

Generally the grading is very strict and the top grades are seldom awarded. Some instructors give only 13 as the highest mark with most of their students receiving grades of 11 or 12.