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Convocation Award Criteria

Academic Honors

Approved by Academic Standards & Curriculum Committee

All awards are based on a student’s full-time enrollment in regular academic coursework, with no grades below “C”. Students enrolled in the following developmental/transitional courses areINELIGIBILE: Reading (EDU 010), Reading with Lab (EDU 010L), College Reading (EDU 011),Developmental English (ENG 010), Developmental Mathematics (MTH 010), Fundamentals ofMathematics (MTH 011), Intermediate Algebra (MTH 012), Modern Mathematics (MTH 013).Pass/Fail and Incomplete grades are not included.

The PRESIDENT’S MEDALLION

Any undergraduate student who maintains a 3.7 or higher cumulative grade point average with at least 12 semester hours in the regular academic program each semester, with no grades below “C”, will qualify for the President’s Medallion.

Recipients must have completed a minimum of 31 credits and have sophomore status.Eligible students will receive the following:

  • 4.0 Gold Medallion
  • 3.8 – 3.99 Silver Medallion
  • 3.7 – 3.79 Bronze Medallion

The FRESHMAN PRESIDENT’S AWARD

Recognition is given to any freshman student who obtains a 4.00 grade point average in their first Fall semester of enrollment and completes at least 12 semester hours in the regular academic program (No transitional courses)

The DEAN’S LIST

Recognition is given to any undergraduate student who achieves an overall (cumulative) quality point average of 3.3 and above, for two consecutive semesters, has earned no grade below “C”, enrolled in a minimum of 12 semester hours per semester in the regular academic program. (No transitional courses)

The FRESHMAN DEAN’S LIST

Any Fall semester first-time freshman, who achieves a grade point average of 3.3 and above, with a minimum of 12 semester hours in the regular academic program after one semester, is eligible for the Freshman Dean’s List. (No transitional courses).

The HONOR ROLL

Recognition is given to any undergraduate student who hasattained a semester grade point average of 3.00 or better, has earned no grade below “C”,and has completed a minimum of 12 semester hours in the regular academic program.(No transitional courses).

**Please email Mrs. Carla Draper Holloway at Carla.holloway@aamu.edu for additional questions or concerns.**