WICHITA (February 19, 2021) — More than 1,100 students completed degrees at Wichita State University in fall 2020.

Undergraduate students who have attained a grade point average of 3.9 out of a possible 4.0 received the summa cum laude award; those with an average of 3.55 received the magna cum laude award; and those with an average of 3.25 received the cum laude.

Wichita State University serves as the Kansas urban-based research university, enrolling more than 15,000 students from every state in the U.S. and more than 100 countries. Wichita State and WSU Tech are recognized for being student centered and innovation driven.

Located in the largest city in the state with one of the highest concentrations in the United States of jobs involving science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), Wichita State University provides uniquely distinctive and innovative pathways of applied learning, applied research and career opportunities for all of our students.

The Innovation Campus, which is a physical extension of the Wichita State University main campus, is one of the nation’s largest and fastest-growing research/innovation parks, encompassing over 120 acres and is home to a number of global companies and organizations.

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HOMETOWN, STATE; NAME, DEGREE, MAJOR, HONORS (if listed)

Chapman, KS

Nathan R Nelson, B.S. in Mechanical Engr, Mechanical Engineering, Magna Cum Laude

Junction City, KS

Jennifer J Felvus, Bachelor of Arts in Education, ECU/Elementary Educ Apprentice, Magna Cum Laude

Wakefield, KS

Kaylie J Laffery, BS in Nursing, Nursing, Cum Laude

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