Form to register to graduate with honors

The mathematical and statistical sciences department recognizes students who complete the undergraduate program with distinction.

To be eligible for graduation with honors at the cum laude level a student must graduate with an overall GPA of 3.2 or better for the last 60 credit hours taken at University of Colorado Denver and either:

Option 1: Have a GPA of 3.7 or better in upper-division math courses taken at CU Denver, OR

Option 2: Have a GPA of 3.5 or better in upper-division math courses taken at CU Denver and must complete an honors project.

To be eligible for graduation with honors at the magna cum laude level a student must graduate with an overall GPA of 3.2 or better for the last 60 credit hours taken at University of Colorado Denver and either:

Option 1: Have a GPA of 3.85 or better in upper-division math courses taken at CU Denver, OR

Option 2: Have a GPA of 3.7 or better in upper-division math courses taken at CU Denver and must complete an honors project.

To be eligible for graduation with honors at the summa cum laude level a student must graduate with an overall GPA of 3.2 or better for the last 60 credit hours taken at University of Colorado Denver and satisfy ALL of the following:

Have a GPA of 3.7 or better in upper-division math courses taken at CU Denver and must complete an honors project.

 

When a recommendation for Honors at the Summa Cum Laude is brought to Department as a motion, a vote will be taken and such a motion must be passed by a two-thirds majority of those voting at the meeting.

Considerations such as overall quality of the candidate’s Honors Project, outreach, community, other extra-curricular activities relating to mathematics.