Vaughn College Commencement

Graduating with Honors

Cumulative grade-point average may not reflect the semester in which the commencement exercise takes place. Academic honors are subject to change. Student achievement and academic excellence will be recognized at the College's honors convocation ceremony on Wednesday, May 14, 2014. Students who carry a full credit load (12 credits/units or more), excluding developmental courses, are named to the honors list based on the cumulative grade-point average.

Students will be given honor cords at the convocation ceremony to wear during commencement and distinguish them as honors recipients.

Honors categories include:

Summa Cum Laude:
A grade-point average of between 3.85 and 4.0.

Magna Cum Laude:
A grade-point average of between 3.68 and 3.84.

Cum Laude:
A grade-point average of between 3.50 and 3.67.