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What are the levels of academic honors? 

The chart below outlines the level of distinction with which an SUM academic degree is earned.

Academic Honor Latin Translation Stole Color B.A. Minimum GPA M.A. Minimum GPA
Cum Laude "with honor" White 3.25 - 3.49 3.500 - 3.699
Magna Cum Laude "with great honor" Silver 3.50 - 3.74 3.700 - 3.849
Summa Cum Laude "with highest honor" Gold 3.75 and above 3.850 - 4.000