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I've received a conditional offer from Australia National University (ANU). To accept this offer I must have an average of 85% in my current undergraduate program, but I found that my final average is 84.5%. Unfortunately, I'll graduate from my current school next month.

Can I email to ANU admission office to argue about this 0.5% difference? Can it make sense?

What makes me feel hopeless is that when I get my Bachelor degree, I'll no longer have the chance to increase my GPA.

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    Yes, you can email them (or perhaps better, phone them). Will they let you off? Only they know that. I'm not seeing an answerable question here. – Flyto May 24 '16 at 9:43
  • You could ask your current school whether you can re-sit some one exam to improve your score. Most probably, they would let you do it, since it is also their interest that you succeed. – mmh May 24 '16 at 9:50
  • Do they verify your GPA? When I enrolled in graduate school (not ANU) I don't think they verified that I finished my undergraduate degree. – Anonymous Physicist May 24 '16 at 10:30
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    Do they have a policy for rounding GPAs? – mdd May 24 '16 at 11:47
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    Best thing to do is contact ANU. They can tell you what to do exactly. Talk to some of your professors/advisors and see what they will suggest. – JKJ May 24 '16 at 12:38