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Latin Honors

No.: PROV-X-081618
Effective Date: September 10, 2018
Supersedes: *
Reaffirmed Date: N/A
Correlates to Procedure No.: N/A
Issuing Authority: Provost
Issuing Office: Office of the Provost
CLASSIFICATION: Honors


PURPOSE AND APPLICATION

Latin Honors awarded at graduation represent high student achievement through a student’s undergraduate career at Drexel University.

STATEMENT OF POLICY

Full-time undergraduate students are eligible to be recognized for Latin Honors at commencement and on their final academic transcript.

The award of Latin Honors is based upon the student's entire academic career at Drexel University and is based on the cumulative grade point average (GPA).

A minimum of 75 credits must have been completed at Drexel University to be eligible for Latin Honors.

GPA requirements for honors by categories are:

  • Cum Laude 3.500-3.699
  • Magna Cum Laude 3.700-3.899
  • Summa Cum Laude 3.900-4.000

ENTITIES AFFECTED BY THIS POLICY

Full-time undergraduate students

NOTES / CONSIDERATIONS

Latin Honors do not apply to part-time undergraduate students or graduate students.

PROCESS

The graduation honors designation is applied effective the term in which a student graduates. The designation is entered on the final transcript and is noted in the following University commencement publication.

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