Bachelor's Degree candidates must have 48 credits in residence at Lakeland University earned or in progress and a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher to be eligible for academic honors.
Academic honor designations announced at the ceremony are based on the cumulative GPA for all coursework through the end of the fall 2019 term. Students eligible for academic honors are designated by wearing gold gowns during the ceremony.
Honors are not awarded to Associate or Master's Degree students.
Official honors designations are recorded on the academic transcript and diploma.