Change Log

Data updates

September 12, 2022

Added grades for Summer 2022.

May 27, 2022

Added grades for Spring 2022.

March 5, 2022

Merged duplicate instructors with slight name variations.

February 25, 2022

Added grades for College of Law.

Removed grade codes "Blank" and "No Grade Reported" from graphs and grade counts.

February 7, 2022

Added grades for Summer and Fall 2021.

August 1, 2021

Added Satisfactory/Not Satisfactory (S/NS) grades for Fall 2020 & Spring 2021.

May 28, 2021

Added grades for Spring 2021.

January 6, 2021

Added grades for Fall 2020.

August 27, 2020

Added grades for Summer 2020.

May 19, 2020

Added grades for Spring 2020.

January 4, 2020

Added grades for Fall 2019.

August 30, 2019

Added grades for Summer 2019.

May 18, 2019

Added grades for Spring 2019.

January 23, 2019

Added grades for Fall 2018.

September 1, 2018

Added grades for Summer 2018.

May 31, 2018

Added grades for Spring 2018.

January 23, 2018

Added grades for Fall 2017.

December 10, 2017

Added grades for Summer semesters from 2012 to 2017.

June 7, 2017

Added grades for Spring 2017.

May 3, 2017

Initial release: Includes grades for Spring and Fall semesters from Fall 2011 to Fall 2016.

User Experience changes

May 4, 2022

Fixed bug where interdepartmental course details did not display equivalent courses.

December 26, 2021

Fixed bug where "Unrecognized Instructor" was included on breakdowns by instructor.

August 9, 2021

Added settings for default grade breakdown view.

December 11, 2020

Hide graphs of grades that weren't given out for the given lookup.

November 30, 2020

Added Course by Semester & Instructor by Semester views.

Added breadcrumb navigation for related pages & alternate views.

Re-phrased grade page titles to be clearer about what grades are being shown.

November 29, 2020

Updated URL path routes and tab IDs to be more descriptive.

November 14, 2020

Improved Chart dimensions for smaller screens.

November 12, 2020

Added "Other Pages" (e.g. New Courses, Change Log, etc.) to search results.

October 26, 2020

Added tabs for summary (i.e. graph of all data combined) and overview (i.e. a table showing details per entry) on all grade pages that have more than one entry.

October 16, 2020

Added support for displaying "other" grades in graphs (e.g. Incomplete, Withdrawn, etc.). These are grades that don't fit into the well-defined grade scales (e.g. numeric grades), and are added to the right side of the graph if present.

September 10, 2020

Added Settings.

Added dark mode.

June 6, 2020

Updated fonts.

May 31, 2020

Added contact info on about page, removed dedicated contact page.

April 29, 2020

Revamped home page, with getting started tips and more info about our data.

April 8, 2020

Renamed field "Last Taught" to "Latest Grade Data" to more acurately describe the value.

February 19, 2020

Added "Back to Overview" quick-links in grade page tabs.

February 14, 2020

Added advertisements. This was a tough decision, but ultimately necessary to ensure that MSU Grades stays available and accessible to all.

February 13, 2020

Added privacy policy.

February 10, 2020

Added a contact page.

Improved alerts shown throughout the site.

January 12, 2020

Changed new course listings to include courses new to the current and most recent semesters.

October 6, 2018

Created dedicated page for downloads.

September 26, 2018

Added page linking to browser extensions.

May 1, 2018

Added semester & semester type filtering.

March 9, 2018

Improved search experience.

August 8, 2017

Added median grades to tables.

June 11, 2017

Added overview tables and course comparisons.

May 19, 2017

Introduced future course listings.

May 15, 2017

Changed display of instructor names to use correct casing.

Bug fix: Graph rendering has been modified to start from zero, since some graphs were showing no bar even when a certain grade had been given. Thanks to Jon Pumplin for pointing out this problem.

May 3, 2017

Initial release: Includes basic search functionality and pages for instructors & courses and provides a SOCT link for courses taught by professors where applicable.