La Voz News

Deadline extended for pass or no pass to meet increasing pandemic complications

Joaquin De La Torre, Opinions Editor

April 24, 2020

De Anza College students are still able to request a grade change to pass or no pass for their classes taken in the winter 2020 quarter with a deadline extension of 180 days, the timeline began March 13. Typically, students have to request a grade change from a letter to a pass or no pass 4 weeks...

Academic renewal, the little-known hack that can save your GPA

Kathleen Quinn, Staff Reporter

October 22, 2019

Academic renewal is a way for students who have been with the college for over two years to wipe out Ds and Fs from the calculation of their GPA. Ian Balene, 20, criminal justice, said he believes the policy would be helpful to students trying to transfer.  “I know that some classes you just...