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Approved Commencement Stoles and Cords


The stoles and cords of the honor societies and registered student organizations below are 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.

Skills USA, national organization serving students preparing for careers in technical, skilled, and service occupations

Veterans of the United States Armed Forces

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

Alpha Omicron Pi, sorority

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

Delta Gamma, sorority

Gamma Phi Beta, sorority

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

Pi Kappa Phi, fraternity

Sigma Delta Pi, National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society

Sigma Nu, fraternity

Sigma Tau Delta, International English Honor Society