It is solely the responsibility of the candidate for graduation to meet all of the listed requirements, including the completion of 120 semester hours unless otherwise noted for that major degree program.
Only those students who have completed the degree requirements established by Longwood will participate in graduation ceremonies. Graduating students will receive their diplomas by mail within eight weeks.
Those students who have earned 57 or more hours at Longwood and whose general averages for all Longwood credits offered for a degree are 3.35 or above are graduated with the following honors:
- Cum Laude -- 3.35-3.54
- Magna Cum Laude -- 3.55-3.74
- Summa Cum Laude -- 3.75-4.00
Longwood also recognizes graduating seniors who have successfully completed an honors program in a specialized academic area.
Information about the Commencement Ceremonies may be found at www.longwood.edu/commencement.