All graduates participating in the May ceremony must submit an ON-LINE CAP & GOWN ORDER form (available on March 26). Online orders will be accepted through April 26 at 11:59 pm, 2018. However, orders received after April 26 will incur an additional $25 processing fee and the package will need to be picked up on the day of the ceremony . If you are borrowing a gown, please notify us to ensure you are obtaining the right attire and will be included in the seating chart.
Orders submitted through April 6th will be shipped April 11-13th.
Your package will include appropriate items reflecting your degree, honors pin or medallion if qualified, commencement day instructions, and Alumni and Bookstore materials. Please open your package immediately to ensure all items are included.
Undergraduate & Graduate Recipients-
PLACE YOUR ATTIRE ORDER
Educational Specialist Recipients-
PLACE YOUR ATTIRE ORDER
Medallions & Pins
Honor medallions are awarded to those earning Cum Laude, Magna Cum Laude, and Summa Cum Laude. Students graduating with distinction or high distinction will receive pins indicating their level of achievement.
Honors for the commencement program will based on your cumulative grade point average at mid-term of the semester of the ceremony.
Students in the Undergraduate programs who have completed 60 or more credits at Concordia and have earned the following Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) are eligible to receive the honor medallion:
- 3.90 or higher are designated as graduating summa cum laude
- 3.75 to 3.89 are designated as graduating magna cum laude
- 3.60 to 3.74 are designated as graduating cum laude
Students in the Undergraduate programs who have completed 59 or fewer credits at Concordia and have earned the following Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) are eligible to receive a pin for their achievement:
- 3.90 or higher will be recognized as graduating with high distinction
- 3.75 to 3.89 will be recognized as graduating with distinction
Students receiving a Master of Arts (MA), Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Science (MS) and have maintained a 3.0 Cumulative Grade Point Average, or if receiving an Educational Specialist (Ed.S) degree and have maintained a 3.2 Cumulative Grade Point Average, will receive a medallion that signifies their achievement.
Students receiving a Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) or Educational Doctorate (EdD) degree do not wear a medallion.
Please visit the FAQ document for more details pertaining to the above.
Medallions and pins for all qualifying students will be included with your online attire order.
This page was last updated 4/10/18.