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Policies, Rules and Regulations

Chapter Name: Academic Programs and Requirements

Chapter No. 6.2.1.7

Issue: Undergraduate Academic Honors Upon Graduation

Effective Date: 10-18-1978

Revision Date: 02-19-2013

 

ACADEMIC DISTINCTION

Undergraduate students who graduate with exemplary cumulative EMU Grade Point Averages will be recognized for academic distinction as follows:

  • Summa Cum Laude -
EMU cumulative GPA in the range 3.90 to 4.00
  • Magna Cum Laude -
EMU cumulative GPA in the range 3.70 to 3.89
  • Cum Laude -
EMU cumulative GPA in the range 3.50 to 3.69

The designation will be noted on the student's transcript and on his or her diploma.

 

 

Authority for Creation or Revision:

Minutes of the Board of Regents, September 20, 2011
Minutes of the Board of Regents, February 19, 2013