To qualify for Latin Honors, you must meet the following criteria as specified in the Undergraduate Bulletin.
- Cum Laude (White Cord) – 3.60-3.79 GPA
- Magna Cum Laude (Red Cord) – 3.80-3.99 GPA
- Summa Cum Laude (Gold Cord) – 4.00 GPA
- Honors College (Blue Cord)
To receive any of the above designations, students must be seeking their first baccalaureate degree, and have completed at least 45 semester hours of graded course work offered by Arkansas State University. If the student has transfer work, both the ASU GPA and the Overall Cumulative GPA must meet the requirement.
Honors cords may be picked up the week of graduation in the Office of Admissions, Records and Registration.
For additional information, please visit the Honors College.