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UW Oshkosh Honors Policies

Graduation (Degree) Honors

Graduation (Degree) Honors is determined by the official grade point average and whether graduation is cum laude, magna cum laude, or summa cum laude.

Students whose official grade point average qualifies them for graduation with honors the term before they graduate will be recognized at the Commencement Ceremony. Honors designation on transcripts will be based upon the student's completed academic record.

Official grade point requirements for Graduation (Degree) Honors:

                * Cum Laude: 3.5 grade point average

                * Magna Cum Laude: 3.75 grade point average

                * Summa Cum Laude: 3.90 grade point average

*A minimum of 60 units (crs.) must be earned at UW Oshkosh for a transfer student to be eligible for Graduation (Degree) Honors.

Term Honor Roll

A student who has completed a program of at least 12 Term units (crs.) hours (not including P/F courses) during that term and has received a term grade point average of 3.30 or better, with no individual course grade below "C", no grades of ”I” incomplete, and no non-reported grades at the time the process is run, is placed on the University Honor Roll.

Dean's List

A student who has completed a program of at least 12 Term units (crs.) hours (not including P/F courses) during that term and has completed a term grade point average of 3.75 or better, with no individual term course grade below a "C", no grade of “I” incomplete, and no non-reported grades at the time the process is run, is placed on the Dean's List.

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