Latin Honors

Recent graduates wearing their gowns celebrate by throwing their caps into the air while jumping.

Students who earn a GPA of 3.5000 or above in a given semester are included on the Dean’s List for that semester. To qualify, students must complete at least 12 credit hours with 10 hours of conventional grades (A, B, C, D), may have no more than one “incomplete” credit hour, and may not have a grade of F or no credit.

Students who complete college work with a cumulative GPA of 3.9000 or above are awarded the degree summa cum laude, those with an average of 3.7000 to 3.8999 magna cum laude, and those with an average of 3.5000 to 3.6999 cum laude. All students must complete at least 64 hours of credit at Luther to be considered for honors recognition.

A student graduating with honors during the commencement ceremony of 2014.