Graduating With Honors

An undergraduate student who has completed a minimum of 36 units in residence at CSU Dominguez Hills with a grade point average of 3.40 or better may be a candidate for graduation with honors.

The criteria for graduation with honors are:

  1. A minimum of 36 units in residence;
  2. A minimum grade point average of 3.40 on all units taken at CSU Dominguez Hills;
  3. A cumulative grade point average as outlined below on all acceptable undergraduate work:
3.40 – 3.59Cum Laude
3.60 – 3.79Magna Cum Laude
3.80 – 4.00Summa Cum Laude

Individual departments may also have departmental honors policies which are described in each of the program sections of the university catalog.

Students who achieve the above honors will have the information recorded on their transcripts and diplomas.