|Subject : GRADING SYSTEM||Title : HONORS DESIGNATION||Coding : 3.0.2|
|Responsible Executive : Dean||Responsible Office : SHP Registrar|
|Adopted : 6/05||Amended : 1/12, 6/14||Last Reviewed : 6/2014|
This policy describes how undergraduate students may earn Deans List and Honors designation.
The Committee on Admissions and Academic Standing shall have responsibility for monitoring Honors designation. The SHP Registrar shall implement this policy.
An undergraduate student in good academic standing who is a full-time student as defined in the Registration: Full-Time Policy with a minimum semester grade point average of 3.5 and no grade lower than "C" is eligible for Dean's List each semester. One grade of "P" may be included in the full-time credit load. This policy may vary with joint programs. Honors status is not accorded to graduate students.
Students with Incomplete and In-Progress Grades:
However, students in good standing who have successfully completed a minimum of 12 credits
no grade lower than "C" but who carry one incomplete into the next semester may still
be eligible for consideration of placement on the Dean's List if their incomplete grade was
the result of extenuating circumstances beyond the student's control, and the revised grade
point average for the semester in question is 3.5 or greater after the incomplete has been
satisfied. It shall be the sole prerogative of the Program Director to recommend such
once the incomplete grade has been satisfied. Program directors must make this
the Enrollment Management by the end of the semester in which the incomplete is
Graduation with Honors:
Honors status will be recorded on the final transcript.
Dean's list and Graduation with Honors applies to undergraduate students.
Amended: 1/12, 6/14