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Dean's & Graduation Lists

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WIU's Graduation List, Summer 2014

More than 550 students earned academic degrees after the Summer 2014 semester at Western Illinois University. This includes 79 students that earned academic degrees at the Quad Cities campus.

Bachelor's degrees were awarded to more than 400 students. This number includes 57 graduates that earned Western's Bachelor of Arts in General Studies (BGS) degree. Master's degrees were earned by nearly 120 graduates. Fourteen individuals earned post-baccalaureate certificates.

Academic distinction was awarded to baccalaureate graduates who achieved high grade point averages. This includes: Summa Cum Laude, 3.90 GPA or higher on a 4.0 scale; Magna Cum Laude, 3.75 to 3.89 GPA; and Cum Laude, 3.6 to 3.74 GPA.

WIU's Dean's List, Summer 2014

Western Illinois University named 300 undergraduate students to the Summer 2014 Dean's List. The number includes 35 students at WIU-Quad Cities.

To receive this award, an undergraduate student must earn at least a 3.6 grade point average on a scale of 4.0 equals an A in a minimum of six (6) credit hours of graded courses; pass-fail hours are not counted (i.e. student teaching, internships).

Students earning Dean's List honors are listed by Illinois counties, cities and towns; as well as other states/towns and other nations.