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Graduation

Determining Latin Honors

Bachelor's degree candidates who have attempted and completed at least 45 semester hours in residence at The University of Texas at Arlington, including all hours completed in the first and final semesters that contain the last 45 hours, will receive:

Cum Laude Latin Honors,

  • if their overall GPA is 3.500 - 3.699 OR
  • (their overall GPA is 3.300 - 3.499 and the GPA for their last 45 semester hours in residence is 3.500 - 3.699)

Magna Cum Laude Latin Honors,

  • if their overall GPA is 3.700 - 3.899 OR
  • (their overall GPA is 3.500 - 3.699 and the GPA for their last 45 semester hours in residence is 3.700 - 3.899)

Summa Cum Laude Latin Honors,

  • if their overall GPA is 3.900 - 4.000 OR
  • (their overall GPA is 3.700 - 4.000 and the GPA for their last 45 semester hours in residence is 3.900 - 4.000)