Degrees with Honors Extra Muros

These degrees are awarded to transfer students who have not completed the required 60 semester hours of credit within the University of Nebraska system required for cum laude, magna cum laude or summa cum laude honors.

To be eligible for Honors Extra Muros the transfer students must meet both the following standards and requirements:

  • Have a minimum of 24 graded credit hours from UNO
  • Have a minimum of 77 graded credit hours

If those requirements have been met, baccalaureate degrees with Honors Extra Muros are awarded as follows:

  • Cum laude Have a scholastic average for their entire undergraduate career of 3.51 or above, but below 3.63
  • Magna cum laude Have a scholastic average for their entire undergraduate career of 3.63 or above, but below 3.87
  • Summa cum laude Have a scholastic average for their entire undergraduate career of 3.87 or above