Graduating Scholarships

Dean's Honour List

If you are graduating with an undergraduate degree, you may be awarded the designation Dean's Honour List under the following conditions:

  1. you have completed a minimum of 60 McGill credits towards your degree; and
  2. you are in the top 10% of the faculty's graduating class of students; this calculation is based on the CGPA.

Note for transfer students: This designation may be withdrawn if your CGPA at another university or in another faculty at McGill is not comparable to the CGPA earned in your graduating faculty.

Distinction

If you are graduating with an undergraduate degree, you may be awarded the designation Distinction under the following condi­tions:

  1. you have completed a minimum of 60 McGill credits towards your degree; and
  2. you are in the top 25%, but below the top 10%, of your faculty's graduating class of students; this calculation is based on the CGPA.

Note for transfer students: This designation may be withdrawn if your CGPA at another university or in another faculty at McGill is not comparable to the CGPA earned in your graduating faculty.