Approved Insignias for WCU Graduation Ceremony

WCU Recognition:

Medallion: WCU Honors College

Gold Cord: WCU Latin Honors* (Undergraduate Only)
                   Cum Laude   3.5-3.69
                   Magna Cum Laude   3.7-3.89
                   Summa Cum Laude   3.9-4.0

*GPA's for Latin honors are based on the previous semester's GPA.  Grades for the graduating semester are not submitted until after the ceremony.  GPA's are not rounded up.

Approved Supplemental Honors Insignia:


 Alpha Lambda Delta  Gold Pin and Key Charm with Black Log
 Alpha Rho Omega  Blue and Gold Twisted Cord
 Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society  White Stoll with ASL Insignia
 Beta Gamma Sigma  Royal Blue and Gold Cord
 Business Law Society  Navy and White Cord
 Chancellor’s Ambassadors  Variegated Purple and Gold Cord with Tassel
 IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics)  Orange and White Braided Cord
 Kappa Delta Pi, Mu Eta Chapter  Purple and Green Intertwined Cord
 The National Society of Leadership/Success  Platinum and Black Cord
 Omicron Delta Epsilon (Economics Honors)  Royal Blue and Gold Cord
 Phi Alpha  2.5” Medallion only ~ No Cord
 Phi Alpha Theta  Madonna Red and Silver Cord
 Phi Beta Delta Honor Society/International  Gold Medallion with Gold and Red Ribbon
 Phi Kappa Phi  Blue and Gold Cord
 Phi Mu Fraternity  Light Pink Stoll with Letters
 Pi Gamma Mu  Blue and White Cord
 Psi Chi  Gold and Royal Blue Cord
 Sigma Lambda Chi  Green and Gold Knotted Cord
 Sigma Tau Delta  Red and Black Knotted Cord
 Tau Alpha Pi (Engineering Technology)  Gold and Green Cord

Additional honors insignia from academic organizations must be approved by the Commencement Committee via the organization's faculty/staff advisor.


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