rules & requirements: honors
A Dean's List of undergraduate students is compiled at the end of the fall and spring semesters and posted in the School of Continuing Studies uptown office as well as online. To be eligible for the Dean’s List, students classified as freshmen and sophomores, 0-56 completed credits, must earn a minimum GPA of 3.5 in at least six completed credits. Students classified as juniors and seniors, 57-120 completed credits, must earn a minimum GPA of 3.67 in at least six completed credits. In all cases, S/U credits are excluded from determining the Dean’s List.
Superior baccalaureate students are recognized at graduation by the award of the distinction cum laude. To qualify, a student must have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.40, must have earned at least 36 credits at Tulane University, excluding those earned in courses on a satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis, and must be receiving a bachelor's degree.
Alpha Sigma Lambda
The Theta Chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda is a national scholastic honor society for part-time college students, and invitations for membership are extended each year in the spring semester to qualified juniors and seniors. To be eligible, students must be juniors or seniors enrolled on a part-time basis in a degree program, have earned at least 36 credits at Tulane, and have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.2. Students who already have a bachelor's degree are not eligible. Additional information on requirements and invitations to membership can be obtained from the chapter adviser, Rosaria Guastella.