To be eligible for honors, undergraduate students must have earned at least fifty (50) hours of credit at WMU which must be graded by a letter grade and computed into the final cumulative grade point average.
Undergraduate students who obtain a high level of performance during their University career are awarded the following honors:
- Cum Laude: 3.50 to 3.69
- Magna Cum Laude: 3.70 to 3.89
- Summa Cum Laude: 3.90 to 4.00
Those graduating with honors are acknowledged with special accessories worn during their commencement ceremony.