UNIVERSAL GRADE CHANGE FORM
I think my grade in your course,___________________, should be
from ______ to _______ for the following reasons:
___1. The persons who copied my paper got a higher grade than I did.
___2. The person whose paper I copied got a higher grade than I did.
___3. This course will lower my Grade Point Average and I won’t
___ Law School
___ Medical School
___ Graduate School
___ Dental School
___ My Fraternity/Sorority
___ The Mickey Mouse Club
___ Tri County Tech
___4. I have to get an A in this course to balance the F in
___5. I’ll lose my scholarship.
___6. I’m on a varsity sports team and my tutor couldn’t find a copy
of your exam.
___7. I didn’t come to class and the person whose notes I used did
not cover the material asked for on the exam.
___8. I studied the basic principles and the exam wanted every
___9. I learned all the facts and definitions but your exams asked
about general principles.
__10. You are prejudiced against:
__11. If I flunk out of school my father will disinherit me or at
least cut my allowance.
__12. I was unable to do well in this course because of the following
___ broken baby finger
___ acute alcoholism
___ turet’s syndrome
___ hang nail
___ other ___________________
__13. You told us to be creative but you didn’t tell us exactly how
you wanted that done.
__14. I was creative and you said I was just shooting the bull.
__15. I don’t have a reason; I just want a higher grade.
__16. The lectures were:
___ too detailed to pick out important points
___ not explained in sufficient detail
___ too boring
___ all jokes and not enough material
___ all of the above
__17. This course was:
___ too early, I was not awake.
___ at lunchtime, I was hungry
___ too late, I was tired
__18. My (dog, cat, gerbil) (ate, wet on, threw up on) my (book,
notes, paper) for this course.