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Approved Commencement Stoles and Cords


The stoles and cords of the honor societies below are the only stoles/cords approved for graduates to wear at commencement.

University Academic Honors: cum laude, magna cum laude, summa cum laude.

Chancellor's Leadership Council

University Student Ambassadors

Tradition Keepers of the University, University society for those students who have completed the requisite number of traditions in the UAFS Traditions Book.

UAFS Graphic Design Association Honor Society, University Honor Society for baccalaureate graphic design graduates. 

UAFS Nursing Honor Society, University Honor Society for baccalaureate nursing graduates.

Pinnacle, National Honor Society for non-traditional students seeking a baccalaureate degree.

Spire, National Honor Society for non-traditional students seeking an associate degree. 

Alpha Epsilon Delta, National Health Preprofessional Honor Society. 

Alpha Epsilon Rho, National Honor Society for media communication majors.

Alpha Lambda Delta, National Honor Society for baccalaureate degree graduates.

Beta Beta Beta, National Biological Honor Society.

Beta Gamma Sigma, International Honor Society serving business programs accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

Gamma Sigma Alpha, National Academic Greek Honor Society.

Kappa Delta Pi, International Honor Society for Education.

Lambda Nu, National Honor Society for radiologic and imaging science graduates.

Phi Beta Lambda, Future Business Leaders of America.

Sigma Beta Delta, International Honor Society of Business, Management, and Administration.

Sigma Delta Pi, National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society.

Sigma Tau Delta, International English Honor Society.