1. UWM
  2. Academics
  3. Honors in the Major

Honors in the major is different from all-university honors and signifies that a student has attained a significant level of achievement in their academic program. General eligibility requirements for honors in the major are:

  • Grade point average of 3.00 or higher for all courses required in the major
  • Grade point average of 3.50 or higher for all upper-level courses required in the major
  • Registration for and successful completion of an honors in the major project or independent study course

Eligibility requirements vary for each department. Please contact your advisor for further information.