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Upgrading at UFV

If you do not have the right high school courses or need to raise your grades to enter a university program, you may need to look into upgrading options.

UFV offers Adult Basic Education (ABE) courses also known as Adult Upgrading.

Through UFV Upgrading you can:

  • Upgrade basic literacy and numeracy skills
  • Complete high school to earn a B.C. Adult Graduation Diploma
  • Meet employment requirements, or complete prerequisite courses for a post-secondary program

Upgrading courses are offered on the Abbotsford, Chilliwack and Hope campuses. Courses offered include Biology, Chemistry, Computers, Education and Career Planning, English, Indigenous People's Knowledge, Math and Physics.

For more information, contact Upgrading and University Preparation.

If UFV does not offer what you are looking for, please review other upgrading options.

GPA Calculators

A GPA calculator allows you to figure out what your GPA or anticipated GPA is. Enter your course grades and the number of credits for each course and see your GPA at the click of a button.

Try one or both GPA calculators listed below:

  • UFV GPA calculator
    The UFV GPA calculator comes as a downloadable Excel sheet. Save it and add to it from semester to semester to keep your GPA calculations current.
  • SFU GPA calculator 
    Type in your current GPA and add the grades for your latest courses to consider what-if scenarios.




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