Registrar’s Office

Honor Graduates

The Undergraduate categories are as follows:

  • Summa Cum Laude – with highest honors (3.90-4.00)
  • Magna Cum Laude – with high honors (3.80-3.89)
  • Cum Laude – with honors (3.70-3.79)

In order to be eligible to graduate with honors, candidates must be completing all requirements for their first baccalaureate degree and achieve a final cumulative grade point average in the above ranges. All honors are awarded contingent upon the final degree conferral in the Office of the Registrar. The honor designations listed in the commencement program are current as of four weeks prior to the ceremonies. Any changes to a student’s honors designation as a result of their final grades will be reflected on the student’s official transcript.

The Graduate categories are as follows:

  • With Honors –  (4.00)

In order to be eligible to graduate with honors, candidates must be completing all requirements for their masters degree and achieve a final cumulative graduate grade point average of 4.0. All honors are awarded contingent upon the final degree conferral in the Office of the Registrar. The honor designations listed in the commencement program are current as of four weeks prior to the ceremonies. Any changes to a student’s honors designation as a result of their final grades will be reflected on the student’s official transcript.