Graduating with Latin Honors

Among the graduating seniors in the College of Engineering,

  • The top 5 percent will be awarded degrees Summa Cum Laude
  • The next 10 percent will be awarded degrees Magna Cum Laude
  • The next 15 percent will be awarded degrees Cum Laude

GPA cut-offs for each honors are determined as early as February 1 of each year, and will apply to the May graduates as well as the subsequent September and January graduates.

Latin Honors for May 2017, September 2017, & January 2018 Graduates

Latin Honor GPA Requirement
Summa Cum Laude 3.90 – 4.00
Magna Cum Laude 3.65 – 3.89
Cum Laude 3.46 – 3.64