OMAHA - The University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) community joined hundreds of friends and family at Baxter Arena on Friday, Dec. 16, to celebrate the accomplishments of more than 1,000 soon-to-be graduates that are part of the December 2016 graduating class.
Students from across the country and around the world were celebrated for earning their bachelor's, master's, doctoral, or certificate degree programs and becoming alumni.
Represented at Friday's ceremony were each of UNO's six colleges as well as the College of Engineering at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
A list of the students who applied for graduation in December is included in the link below. Names are sortable by last name, first name, city, state, degree, and honors received.
* Please note that because final grades are not submitted at the time of commencement, there is the possibility that a name included on the list may not actually meet the requirements to receive their degree *
Additionally, students who received academic honors are so indicated. For quick reference:
Cum Laude = GPA of 3.51 –3.62
Magna Cum Laude = GPA of 3.63 – 3.86
Summa Cum Laude = GPA 3.87 and above
Extra muros distinctions are so indicated for those students with transfer credits have not completed the required 60 semester hours of credit within the University of Nebraska system required for cum laude, magna cum laude or summa cum laude honors.
For any questions, please contact Charley Reed, UNO Associate Director of Media Relations, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 402.554.2129.
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Located in one of America’s best cities to live, work and learn, the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) is Nebraska’s premier metropolitan university. With more than 15,000 students enrolled in 200-plus programs of study, UNO is recognized nationally for its online education, graduate education, military friendliness and community engagement efforts. Founded in 1908, UNO has served learners of all backgrounds for more than 100 years and is dedicated to another century of excellence both in the classroom and in the community.