Recent Graduates

Fall 2016

Western Carolina University conferred degrees on approximately 730 students who completed their studies during the fall semester of 2016.

A total of 224 undergraduate students received academic honors, with 58 graduating summa cum laude (with highest honors), 81 graduating magna cum laude (with high honors), and 85 graduating cum laude (with honors).

Area students in the fall 2016 graduating class are listed on this website showing the student’s name, city of residence, state of residence, zip code, type of degree received and major. Undergraduate honors also are shown, when applicable:

For more information about commencement, contact WCU’s Office of the Registrar via e-mail at or by telephone at 828-227-7216.

Questions about the graduation list should be directed to:

Office of the Registrar
(828) 227-7216

Recent Graduates Archive

Summer 2016

Spring 2016

Fall 2015

Summer 2015

Spring 2015

Fall 2014

Summer 2014

Spring 2014

Fall 2013

Summer 2013

Spring 2013

Fall 2012

Summer 2012

Spring 2012

Fall 2011

Summer 2011

Spring 2011