Before Fall 2016

Students who joined the University Scholars Program prior to the Fall semester of 2016 must accomplish the following in order to successfully complete the program:

  • Complete 3 semesters of Scholars Forum, a zero-credit hour course, with a grade of Satisfactory.
  • Complete 12 hour of approved coursework with a grade of B- or better before graduation.
  • Maintain a grade point average of 3.25 for the duration of their time at NC State.

After all three of these criteria are met, students are awarded a USP medal and receive a certificate at their departmental graduation and designation on their transcript.

For questions about program completion, please contact Sean Cassidy (, Director.