December 14, 2018

Academic Honors Convocation
Time: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Location: Western Hall
Description: Western Illinois University recognizes the outstanding academic achievement of baccalaureate degree candidates each fall and spring semester at its Academic Honors Convocation ceremonies.

Baccalaureate degree candidates who meet university academic distinction requirements may graduate as Cum Laude, Magna Cum Laude, or Summa Cum Laude.


  • Cum Laude : 3.60 to 3.74 GPA for all work completed

  • Magna Cum Laude : 3.75 to 3.89 GPA for all work completed

  • Summa Cum Laude : 3.90 or higher GPA for all work completed

Related Web Site: Convocation web site
Contact Information:
 Centennial Honors College
 Phone: 309.298.2228
 Email: Honors@wiu.edu
Source: Centennial Honors College

Western Illinois University
1 University Circle * Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: 309/298-1414 * E-mail info@wiu.edu
Calendar Administration: webstaff@wiu.edu