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Dean's & Graduation Lists

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Graduation List, Fall 2014

Nearly 815 students earned academic degrees after the 2014 Fall semester at Western Illinois University.

Bachelor's degrees were awarded to nearly 646 graduates. 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 awarded four Educational Leadership doctoral degrees. Master's degrees were earned by more than 151 graduates. Fourteen individuals earned post-baccalaureate certificates.

Dean's List, Fall 2014

More than 1666 undergraduate students enrolled at Western Illinois University were named to the 2014 Fall Dean's List. The number includes 275 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.