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The Meaning of Student Honor Cords & Medallions

The Academic Honor Cord recognizes a student’s academic achievement in an associate degree or certificate program.

Yale - Distinction, GPA 3.50 - 3.69

Gold - High Distinction, GPA 3.70 - 3.89

Gold and Yale - Highest Distinction, GPA 3.90 - 4.00

Red, White and Blue - Military Honor Cord recognizes Veteran and Active Duty Members and their service to our country.

White - Student Leadership Honor Cord recognizes Student Senate membership.

Purple - Ambassador Honor Cord recognizes Student Ambassador membership.

The Medallion - Recognizes Early College graduates.