Undergraduate Academic Awards

 

Eller College Dean's List

Three categories of Dean's List are awarded every semester based on units completed for credit and letter grade (excluding all pass/fail [P/F] and superior/pass [S/P] grades). Also, all incomplete (I) grades must be made up before the honor is bestowed.

Students awarded these academic honors receive recognition on their official record and the honors appears on the transcript:

Dean's List with Distinction
Based on 15 units and a 4.000 grade-point-average.

Dean's List
Based on 15 units and a grade-point average of 3.500-3.999.

Honorable Mention
Based on 12 units of 3.500 and above grade-point-average.


Academic Distinction

Two categories of Academic Distinction are awarded annually based on units completed for credit and letter grade (excluding all pass/fail [P/F] and superior/pass [S/P] grades). All incomplete (I) grades must be made up before the honor is bestowed.

Distinction is based on all University credit completed in the prior year, beginning with fall, winter, spring, summer pre-session, summer 1, summer 2, and non-term Web-based credit, but excluding correspondence credit. During each regular semester (i.e. fall and spring), students must complete a minimum of 12 graded units. Students who are achieve the following distinctions in an academic year will be recognized in the following fall semester at the Eller Salute to Excellence ceremony:

Highest Academic Distinction
Based on 30 units and a 4.000 grade-point-average.

Academic Distinction
Based on 30 units and a grade-point-average of 3.500-3.999.