Medallion: WCU Honors College
Gold Cord: WCU Latin Honors* (Undergraduate Only)
Cum Laude 3.5-3.69
Magna Cum Laude 3.7-3.89
Summa Cum Laude 3.9-4.0
*GPA's for Latin honors are based on the previous semester's GPA. Grades for the graduating semester are not submitted until after the ceremony. GPA's are not rounded up.
Approved Supplemental Honors Insignia:
Alpha Lambda Delta Gold Pin and Key Charm with Black Log Alpha Rho Omega Blue and Gold Twisted Cord Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society White Stoll with ASL Insignia Beta Gamma Sigma Royal Blue and Gold Cord Business Law Society Navy and White Cord Chancellor’s Ambassadors Variegated Purple and Gold Cord with Tassel IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics) Orange and White Braided Cord Kappa Delta Pi, Mu Eta Chapter Purple and Green Intertwined Cord The National Society of Leadership/Success Platinum and Black Cord Omicron Delta Epsilon (Economics Honors) Royal Blue and Gold Cord Phi Alpha 2.5” Medallion only ~ No Cord Phi Alpha Theta Madonna Red and Silver Cord Phi Beta Delta Honor Society/International Gold Medallion with Gold and Red Ribbon Phi Kappa Phi Blue and Gold Cord Phi Mu Fraternity Light Pink Stoll with Letters Pi Gamma Mu Blue and White Cord Psi Chi Gold and Royal Blue Cord Sigma Lambda Chi Green and Gold Knotted Cord Sigma Tau Delta Red and Black Knotted Cord Tau Alpha Pi (Engineering Technology) Gold and Green Cord
Additional honors insignia from academic organizations must be approved by the Commencement Committee via the organization's faculty/staff advisor.