Scholastic Recognition graduation cap

Graduation with Honors

When degrees are posted on students' records, Honors are automatically awarded to students who meet the UVU graduation/degree residency requirement as well as the following minimum UVU cumulative grade point averages at the end of the graduating semester (transfer credit not included):

Bachelor Degree Honors
Cum Laude GPA 3.60
Magna Cum Laude GPA 3.80
Summa Cum Laude GPA 3.90
(minimum of 30 graded credits completed at UVU)

Associate Degree Honors
Honors GPA 3.60
High Honors GPA 3.80
(minimum of 20 graded credits completed at UVU)

Honors are not awarded for Certificates, Diplomas, or Masters.

The above honors are noted on the printed diploma as well as the Official UVU Transcript.

University Honors Program

Must be admitted to UVU Honors Program - Other criteria required by Honors Department.

Commencement Ceremony