Dean's List and Latin Honors

Dean's List*

3.60 – 4.00 GPA

Latin Honors**

Cum Laude                    3.60 – 3.699 GPA
Magna Cum Laude       3.70 – 3.799 GPA
Summa Cum Laude     3.80 – 4.00 GPA

*Dean’s reflects semester Term GPA, not cumulative GPA, and students must be enrolled for at least 12 semester credits, nine of which are graded, to be eligible

**Latin Honors are awarded upon graduation and appear at the end of the transcript.

These honors designations are not exclusive to Honors Program students.


Alumni Spotlight

Shane McFoy

Shane McFoy, Class of 2017
Kennett Square, PA

College Highlights:

  • Working as a Coastal Conservation Intern at The Wetlands Institute my sophomore year performing research on shorebirds, horeshore crabs and diamond back terrapins.
  • Presenting my research at different conferences including the Student Conference on Conservation Science at the Museum of Natural History in New York.
  • Starting the PhilaU Radio station.