Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2010/2011
Canadian Excellence

Graduation with Distinction

Undergraduate students who have achieved, at graduation, a cumulative GPA for all courses without exception of 11.00 (A) or higher will have the designation "With High Distinction" appear on their degree.

Undergraduate students except those in the Faculty of Education who have achieved, at graduation, a cumulative GPA for all courses without exception between 10.00 and 10.99 will have the designation "With Distinction" appear on their degree. Faculty of Education students who have achieved, at graduation, a cumulative GPA for all courses without exception between 10.8 and 10.99 will have the designation "With Distinction" appear on their degree.

Repeated courses and courses declared as 'Extra' are all used in the GPA calculations for distinction eligibility.