Recognition at Graduation

  • Special Honors Notation on Transcripts and Diplomas - Students graduating in the Honors Program receive In cursu honorum on their diplomas. Students completing the 30 Honors credits with a GPA of at least 3.25 but less than 3.5 will have a "Completed Honors Program" designation. University transcripts identify all Honors coursework as Honors.
  • Honors Identification in Commencement Program - The University of Nevada, Reno commencement program at the graduation ceremony identifies all graduates of the Honors Program.
  • Honors Convocation - Students graduating in the Honors Program are recognized at a special Honors Convocation and reception the week prior to general University commencement exercises, to which graduates' family and friends are also invited. At the Convocation, graduates are awarded stoles and faculty mentors are recognized.