On July 19, Governor Newsom passed Assembly Bill 104 which allows high school students to submit an application for a grade change to Pass or No Pass for the 2020-21 school year.  Please note that some postsecondary institutions, including those out of state, may or may not accept a pass/no pass for admission purposes.


If you which to request a grade change, parents or students 18 years of age or older, may submit a Grade Change Application to our office by August 16, 2021 at 3:00 PM. Applications may be dropped off at our school office, or emailed to vquistorff@sierracharter.org.




For the 2020–21 through 2023–24 school year, the following postsecondary institutions that will accept, for admission purposes, a transcript with a Pass or No Pass grade instead of a letter grade for an applicant pursuant to Education Code Section 49066.5(b).

Official Postsecondary Institution Name

California State University School

  • California State University, Bakersfield

  • California State University Channel Islands

  • California State University, Chico

  • California State University, Dominguez Hills

  • California State University, East Bay

  • California State University, Fresno

  • California State University, Fullerton

  • Humboldt State University

  • California State University, Long Beach

  • California State University, Los Angeles

  • California State University Maritime Academy

  • California State University, Monterey Bay

  • California State University, Northridge

  • California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

  • California State University, Sacramento

  • California State University, San Bernardino

  • San Diego State University

  • San Francisco State University

  • San José State University

  • California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

  • California State University San Marcos

  • Sonoma State University

  • California State University, Stanislaus

University of California (UC) Schools:

  • UC Berkeley

  • UC Davis

  • UC Irvine

  • UC Los Angeles

  • UC Merced

  • UC Riverside

  • UC San Diego

  • UC San Francisco

  • UC Santa Barbara

  • UC Santa Cruz

Private Universities:

  • Saint Mary's College of California

  • Holy Names University

  • Pitzer College

  • University of La Verne

  • Westmont College

  • Santa Clara University

  • University of Saint Katherine

  • University of Southern California

  • ArtCenter College of Design

  • California Baptist University

  • University of San Francisco

  • La Sierra University

  • Mount Saint Mary's University