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Transcript Designations

There are many transcript designations available to honors students based on their interests and accomplishments. Every student who successfully completes the University Honors Program requirements will earn a University Honors transcript designation; students may also earn:

Latin Scholastic Designations

USU-designated Latin Scholastic Distinctions at graduation are earned separately from University Honors, and are based solely on GPA, as follows:

  Summa Cum Laude
Magna Cum Laude
Cum Laude
3.950 to 4.000 GPA
3.800 to 3.949 GPA
3.500 to 3.799 GPA

More information regarding USU's academic distinctions can be found in the University Catalog.

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