For students entering in 2012, and afterward:
To be considered for honors in classics, a student must, in addition to fulfilling college requirements for departmental honors, receive a grade of at least A- on the senior capstone project. Specific requirements for the project are established by the department.
For students entering prior to 2012:
To be considered for honors in classics, a student must, in addition to fulfilling College requirements for departmental honors, receive a grade of at least A- on a research paper in either CC 365 or in an advanced Greek or Latin course. Specific requirements for the paper are established by the department.
ETA SIGMA PHI, New York Iota Nu Chapter:
Incorporated in 1927, Eta Sigma Phi is a national honorary society that seeks to develop and promote interest in classical study, and in the history, art, and literature of ancient Greece and Rome, among students of colleges and universities. Undergraduate students are eligible for membership as of their junior year if they have achieved a grade point average of at least 3.0 in the Classics major and a grade of not less than “B” in one Latin or Greek course.