Academic Calendar 2021-2022

Academic Regulation 23: Dean’s Honour List

This academic regulation only applies to School of Nursing baccalaureate undergraduate students in the four-year program and the accelerated standing track program. The Academic Year is defined as September to August of each year.

23.1 - Dean’s Honour List

Students who have obtained an Academic Year GPA of at least 3.70, but  less than 3.90 at the end of the Summer Term will be placed on the Dean’s Honour List and will  have this honour noted on their transcript. To be eligible for the Dean’s Honour List the following conditions must be met:

  • Students must have completed a minimum of 27.0 Queen’s units.
  • There may be no failures and no repeated course registrations.
  • There may be no outstanding IN or GD grades.
  • All final grades and changes of grade must be submitted by end of summer term, the final date for determination of an Academic Year GPA.

23.2 - Dean’s Honour List with Distinction

Students who have obtained an Academic Year GPA of at least 3.90 at the  end of the Summer Term will be placed on the Dean’s Honour List with Distinction and will have this honour noted on their transcript. To be eligible for the Dean’s Honour List with Distinction the same conditions as for the Dean’s Honour List as noted in 23.1 above must be met.

23.3 - Graduation Honours List

Students who have obtained an overall GPA (of all required courses studied for a Bachelor of Nursing Science Degree) of at least 3.70, at the end of their course of study will graduate with Honours. To be eligible for Graduation Honours the following  conditions must be met:

  • Students in the Four Year BNSc Program must have completed a minimum of 108 Queen’s units throughout the Bachelor of Nursing Science Program.
  • There may be no failures throughout the Bachelor of Nursing Science Program.
  • Students in the 2-year Accelerated Standing BNSc Program must have completed a minimum of 90 Queen’s units throughout the Bachelor of Nursing Science Program.
  • There  may be no failures throughout the Bachelor of Nursing Science Program.

23.4 - Decisions on Dean’s Honour List

Decisions related to this regulation are solely dependent on particular levels of academic performance; therefore, no part of Academic Regulation 23 may be appealed.