The associate segree is awarded with “high honor” to students with at least 32 credit hours completed at HCC and who have earned a minimum cumulative quality-point index of at least 3.80. Students who earn a cumulative quality-point index of at least 3.50 and less than 3.80 and earned a minimum of 32 credits at HCC will be awarded the associate degree with “honor."
The Honors Convocation is a ceremony to publicly recognize and celebrate the leadership and academic excellence that students have demonstrated during the past year. The ceremony will be held on Thursday, May 14, 2015, in the ARCC, beginning at 7 p.m. Students will receive an invitation with information regarding their award(s) and should bring this card to the Honors Convocation ceremony. Student honorees should RSVP to the Office of Academic Affairs to indicate their attendance.
Honorees are asked to be present by 6:30 p.m. for seating assignments and ceremony instructions. Students are expected to dress up for this event (i.e., business casual). Questions can be directed to the Office of Academic Affairs at firstname.lastname@example.org.