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Eligibility, Honors & Diplomas

Eligibility

You are eligible to participate in May 2018 Commencement Ceremonies if:

  • You are graduating in December 2017, May 2018, or August 2018.
  • You have not previously had your name listed in a Geneseo Commencement Program
  • You have not participated in an earlier Geneseo Commencement ceremony for the degree you are earning

To be listed in the Commencement Program, a Graduation Application (undergraduates) or a Diploma Application for Master's Degree (graduate students) must be on file with the Graduation Records Office.

No student may be listed in more than one Commencement Program or receive tickets for more than one ceremony.

Complete details on eligibility can be found in the Undergraduate Bulletin under 'Graduation'.

Diplomas

Students can verify their graduation application/diploma information in their Knightweb account under 'View Graduation Application' in 'Student Records'.

Any questions should be directed to the Graduation Records Office, Erwin 106.

Diplomas are mailed within 90 days of student's graduation date.

Honors

Final honors for December 2017 graduates will be listed in the Commencement Program for those students attending May 2018 ceremony. Tentative honors are listed for May 2018, and August 2018 graduates and do not include any Spring 2018 coursework. Final honors, based on the final cumulative GPA, will be noted on the diploma and transcript.

Summa Cum Laude 3.80-4.00

Magna Cum Laude 3.65-3.79

Cum Laude 3.50-3.64