The Honors List is compiled by the Registrar's Office at the end of each quarter to recognize students who have achieved commendable grade point averages.
Quarterly President's and Dean's Lists are submitted to The Longview Daily News for publication.
To be named to the president's list, students must attend school full time and earn a quarterly grade point average between 3.8 and 4.0.
To be named to the dean's list, students must attend school full time and earn a quarterly grade point average between 3.25 and 3.79.
Graduates who have achieved the President's or Dean's List every quarter are recognized with a gold cord at commencement, and have an (HH) or (H) listed next to their name in the commencement program.
At Lower Columbia College students receive both letter and points-per-credit grades. Each credit class is offered for a predetermined number of credits, generally one credit per weekly contact hour of lecture or two weekly hours of laboratory contact. Points, or numerical values, are assigned to letter grades. At the end of each quarter, students receive both a letter grade and its corresponding number of points for each course in which they are enrolled. Courses receiving a grade of P (Pass), W (Withdraw), R (Retake), N (Audit), X (Expunged), or I (Incomplete) are not included in the GPA. Grades and their points are as follows: