The faculty of UC Clermont College are pleased to be able to recognize students that demonstrate outstanding academic qualities. Every spring, an Honors Ceremony is held to recognize students who have been selected by UC Clermont College faculty to receive honors.
Outstanding Senior Awards: Awarded to students demonstrating outstanding achievement for holding the highest GPA in graduating class of the BTAS-Applied Administration.
Outstanding Sophomore Awards: Awarded to students demonstrating outstanding achievement for holding the highest GPA in graduating class majoring in a specific academic program.
Program Honors: Awarded to students demonstrating outstanding achievement while majoring in a specific academic program. Eligibility includes a minimum completion of 30 semester credit hours and a GPA of 3.5 and have demonstrated other outstanding academic qualities.
Disciplinary (Sophomore) Honors: Awarded to students demonstrating outstanding achievement in discipline with no corresponding program. Eligibility includes a minimum completion of 30 semester credit hours with a minimum of 4 semester credit hours completed in the discipline and a GPA of 3.5 and have demonstrated other outstanding academic qualities.
Freshman Honors: Awarded to Non-matriculated students who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in a specific academic discipline. Eligibility includes a minimum completion of 4 semester credit hours in courses designed for majors and a GPA of 3.5 and have demonstrated other outstanding academic qualities.
Graduating students qualifying for Honors Cords will receive their cords at the Honors Recognition ceremony. Designation of Latin Honors are based on a student's university grade point average.
- Summa Cum Laude "with highest honor" requires a GPA of 3.9 — 4.0
- Magna Cum Laude "with great honor" requires a GPA of 3.75 — 3.89
- Cum Laude "with honor" requires a GPA of 3.6 — 3.74
Spirit of Community Award
Awarded annually to an outstanding UC Clermont student who best exemplifies the qualities of service and leadership to their college and community. UC Clermont faculty, staff, and students are eligible to nominate for this award; students may nominate themselves.
Nominees should possess one or more of the characteristics listed below:
- Displays a commitment to their educational success (must be in good academic standing);
- Has contributed to UC Clermont through student organizations and/or student activities;
- Is involved in his or her community through church, school, and/or other volunteer agencies;
- Demonstrates leadership qualities through personal initiative.
USCAA National All-Academic Team Honors: Awarded to student-athletes who have earned at least 24 credit hours and who have at least a 3.5 GPA.
2021 Virtual Honors Ceremony
Wednesday, April 14, 2021 via Zoom
Awardees should plan to join at 5:30 p.m.; the program will begin promptly at 6:00 p.m.
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2021 Student Honors Recognition Video
Congratulations to all UC Clermont who received honors for 2020-21!