China – Application Help

The following information is designed to assist myIllini applicants in filling out the application, and Common App applicants in filling out the Self-Reported Academic Record (SRAR) after submitting the Common App.

Education Section Help

  1. Enter your school.
  2. Under the ‘Grading Scale/Conversion’, select ‘Other’.
  3. Click ‘New Scale/Conversion’ and enter the numerical ranges that equate to a letter grades.

Courses Section Help

For schools following the Chinese national curriculum, enter the grade/mark/descriptor and the maximum grade for years 9 through 11.

If you've completed year 12, the grade/mark/descriptor and maximum grade should be reported. Otherwise, the grade/mark/descriptor for year 12 should be listed as in progress (IP).