Honors Cords/Sashes

Only sashes or honor cords awarded through institutionally recognized leadership organizations or membership in academic organizations through the schools/college are permitted as part of the academic regalia. Students who hold membership in the following honor societies or leadership organizations are permitted to wear honor cords or sashes as part of their academic regalia. Consult with your organization sponsor to determine the appropriate recognition item.

Institutional Honor/Scholar Societies

Institutional Honor/Scholar Societies
Honor Title
Alpha Chi National Honor Society for First-Year Students
Alpha Lambda Delta National Catholic Graduate Honor Society
Alpha Sigma Lambda National Honor Society for Adult Students
Kappa Gamma Pi Post-Baccalaureate Achievement Program
National Society of Collegiate Scholars National Honor Society for Scholarship, Leadership, and Community Service
Veteran's Service Stole designated for military service
3.50 - 3.69 GPA (Undergraduate) Cum Laude
3.70 - 3.89 GPA (Undergraduate) Magna Cum Laude
3.90 - 4.0 GPA (Undergraduate) Summa Cum Laude
4.0 GPA (Graduate only) With Distinction

Academic Honor Societies

Student Activities/Leadership Honor Societies
Greek Designation Society Name
Alpha Mu Phi History Honor Society
Delta Mu Delta Business Honor Society
Golden Key International International Honor Society
Iota Tau Alpha Athletic Training Honor Society
Kappa Delta Pi Education Honor Society
National Student Nurses Association Student Nurses Association
Omega Gamma Chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha Political Science Honor Society
Pi Mu Epsilon Mathematics National Honor Society
Psi Chi International Honor Society for Psychology
Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society
Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society

Student Activities/Leadership Honor Societies

Academic Honor Societies
Name Type
Alpha Kappa Alpha Service Sorority
Alpha Phi Omega Service Fraternity
Alpha Sigma Alpha Service Sorority
Alpha Sigma Tau Service Sorority
Catholic Daughters Service Sorority
Chi Phi Service Fraternity
Delta Beta Chi Service Sorority
Delta Sigma Theta Service Sorority
Lambda Chi Alpha Service Fraternity
National Honor Society of Leadership and Success Service Fraternity
Phi Beta Sigma Service Fraternity
Sigma Alpha Pi Service Sorority
Student Government Association Student Leadership