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Honors Convocation

Event Details:

  • Date:

Honors Convocation
April 7, 2017 10:00 a.m.
Julia Chester Emery Gymnasium
1315 Oakwood Ave.
Raleigh, NC 27610

Speaker:                  Dr. Gregory J. Vincent, Vice President for Diversity and Community Engagement at The University of Texas at Austin


Frequently asked questions:

What award will I be getting?
You will find out the morning of the event. Your Dean or Chair will contact you if you are getting a special School award. Here are the general categories:
                  Dean’s List – Full-time students with a semester GPA of at least a 3.0 and no grade below a “C”
                  Provost’s Scholar – Full-time students with a cumulative GPA 3.0-3.64 with no grade below a “C”
                  President’s Scholar – Full-time students with a cumulative GPA 3.65 and up with no grade below a “C”
                  Freshmen Scholar – First-year traditional students with a cumulative GPA of 4.0

Is there special seating?
Only for those who are receiving School and Department specific awards.

What should I wear?
This is a formal event so business attire is recommended.
                  Ladies: Black, Blue, or grey suit or dress, professional/dress shoes with a low heal.
                  Gentlemen: Black, blue, or grey suit, white shirt, tie and professional/dress shoes.

I have a family member in a wheelchair. Will there be special seating?
If you let us know beforehand we can make sure accommodations are made. Email or call 919-516-4160.

What if I can’t attend the event? How do I get my award?
Contact your school Dean. They can make arrangement to get your certificate/s to you.

What time should I arrive?
The program will begin promptly at 10 am. You and your guests should plan to be in your seats by 9:30. The venue tends to fill quickly so please be early.