Degrees Awarded

Degree recipients are listed with applicable honors. The University, College or Departmental designation is awarded to undergraduate students who participate in the challenging curriculum of the Honors program. Students must successfully complete a series of honors courses and a senior honors thesis with a minimum grade point average of 3.40. In addition, Latin (degree) honors are indicated. The Summa Cum Laude designation reflects a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.85, Magna Cum Laude is awarded to students with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.65 and Cum Laude is awarded to students with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.45. There are no Latin honors at the graduate level.

Hometown information comes from the active, permanent address provided by the student. Students who have chosen to have privacy restrictions will not appear on these lists.

Fall 2023

First Name Last Name Degree Major College or School Honors City State Zip County
Alexander Greer Naismith Bachelor Of Science Music Industry Studies
Hayes School of Music
Magna Cum Laude Chapel Hill NC 27517 ORANGE
Shaelyn Eva McDonald Bachelor Of Arts English
College of Arts & Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Ian Michael Elliott Bachelor Of Science Computer Science
College of Arts & Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Sarah Elizabeth Ferrere Bachelor Of Science Elementary Education
Reich College of Education
Magna Cum Laude
Eric John Knudson Bachelor Of Science Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Fuquay Varina NC 27526 HARNETT
Alexander Greer Naismith Bachelor Of Science Music Industry Studies
Hayes School of Music
Magna Cum Laude Chapel Hill NC 27517 ORANGE
Belinda Cheyanna Blankenship Bachelor Of Social Work Social Work
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Black Mountain NC 28711 BUNCOMBE
Katie Elizabeth Swing Bachelor Of Social Work Social Work
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Olin NC 28660 IREDELL
Phillip Eliout Davis Bachelor Of Science Sustainable Development
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Magna Cum Laude Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Evan Miles Caggia Bachelor Of Music Music Education
Hayes School of Music
Magna Cum Laude Cary NC 27511 WAKE
Emily Kate Page Bachelor Of Science Communication Studies
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Magna Cum Laude Angier NC 27501 HARNETT
Timothy Wayne Kennett Jr. Bachelor Of Science Political Science
College of Arts & Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Huntersville NC 28078 MECKLENBURG
Peyton Olivia Whitaker Bachelor Of Science Elementary Education
Reich College of Education
Magna Cum Laude Sparta NC 28675 ALLEGHANY
Benjamin Thomas Throckmorton Bachelor Of Science Communication Sci & Disorders
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Durham NC 27705 DURHAM
Reagan McKenzie Helms Bachelor Of Science Exercise Science
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Mooresville NC 28117 IREDELL
Judy Lynn Hammond Bachelor Of Science Communication Sci & Disorders
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Boone NC 28607 WATAUGA
Sofia Cristina Salcedo Bachelor Of Fine Arts Studio Art
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Magna Cum Laude Marietta GA 30066
Vanessa Blank Bachelor Of Science Commercial Photography
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Magna Cum Laude Hope Mills NC 28348 CUMBERLAND
William Gregory Taylor Bachelor Of Arts Theatre Arts
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Magna Cum Laude Charlotte NC 28270 MECKLENBURG
Amanda Rose Stout Bachelor Of Science Recreation Management
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Winterville NC 28590 PITT
Caroline Aubrey Zundel Bachelor Of Science Bus Admin Management
Walker College of Business
Magna Cum Laude Raleigh NC 27615 WAKE
Julianna Elizabeth Cade Bachelor Of Science Elementary Education
Reich College of Education
Magna Cum Laude Fayetteville NC 28303 CUMBERLAND
Savannah Hope Walker Bachelor Of Science Elementary Education
Reich College of Education
Magna Cum Laude Statesville NC 28677 IREDELL
Hannah Delaney Rudick Bachelor Of Science Sustainable Development
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Magna Cum Laude Hartsville SC 29550
Riley Michelle Smyth Bachelor Of Fine Arts Art Education (K-12)
College of Fine & Applied Arts
Magna Cum Laude Lutherville Timonium MD 21093
Tyler Robert McDonald Bachelor Of Arts Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Oakboro NC 28129 STANLY
Caroline Marie Jenkins Bachelor Of Science English, Sec Education
College of Arts & Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Vale NC 28168 LINCOLN
Kristine Gaul Bachelor Of Science Elementary Education
Reich College of Education
Magna Cum Laude Elkin NC 28621 SURRY
Grace Renee Runza Bachelor Of Science Health Care Management
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Magna Cum Laude Isle of Palms SC 29451
Bailey Carter Younts Bachelor Of Science Bus Admin Marketing
Walker College of Business
Magna Cum Laude Cornelius NC 28031 MECKLENBURG