Graduation Honors

F. W. Matthiessen Award

This award is presented during commencement to the student who has not only attained the highest grades but who has also distinguished himself/herself in service to the college and to the local community. This distinguished award is given to commemorate the civic leadership, community service and philanthropic spirit of Frederick Matthiessen, one of the area's most prominent industrialists and philanthropists.

Honors at Graduation

Honors at commencement will be as follows:

Cum Laude

GPA of 3.25 to 3.74

Magna Cum Laude

GPA of 3.75 and above

Summa Cum Laude

Highest rank in scholarship above 3.75

Certificate Honors

GPA of 3.25 and above