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1819 N. Main St.
San Antonio TX, 78212

Dean's List:

The Dean's List is the way San Antonio College chooses to honor students who have earned semester honors.

Qualifications to be on the Dean's List are as follows:

  • 3.5 GPA or above in SAC Hours in a given a semester a minimum of 6 hours taken at SAC.
  • Courses that begin with a "0" are not included in the GPA calculations or in the hours.
  • Students on the Dean's List must have a cumulative GPA of 2.0.
  • There is no Dean's List for summer semesters.

Beginning in Spring 2015 and for future terms, Dean's List honorees will be published on the SAC webpage, which can be found below.

    Spring 2017 Dean's List Students


Honor's Graduates:

Graduating students who meet qualifications for honors are invited to attend a special reception at the end of each Spring semester. Qualifying students will receive a personal invitation to the event.

Qualifications to be invited to the reception are as follows:

  • Student must be graduating in Fall or Spring of the particular academic year.
  • Student must have a 3.5 or above cumulative SAC GPA.
  • Students with a 4.0 cumulative SAC GPA will receive additional recognition at the event.
  • Courses that begin with a "0" are not included in the GPA calculations or in the hours.


Distinguished Graduates:

This initiative spotlights each SAC academic program during our annual commencement ceremony by honoring one outstanding student from each of those programs called the "Distinguished Graduate." Selected students receive special recognition at the ceremony by wearing a cord signifying their Distinguished Graduate status. Their diplomas are also marked to show that they have achieved this honor.

Students are required to apply and selected students must complete service projects for the department and/or the college designed to promote graduation.

Criteria to Apply for the Distinguished Graduate Program (departments may add to these criteria): 

  • Student must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2.
  • Student must attend the graduation commencement ceremony in May.
  •  Student must participate in events to promote graduation.

To learn more about this honor, the application, and the selection process, please visit the Distinguished Graduate webpage.


Be SAC Proud:

Be SAC Proud is a campus-wide campaign to encourage and motivate students to complete their academic goal. The campaign also brings awareness to the importance of certificate and degree completion/graduation.


To learn more about this initiative and graduation requirements, please visit the Be SAC Proud webpage.

Contact Information

Lauren Sjulin
Sr. Coordinator