The Cum Laude Society
The Cum Laude Society

Memo to Cum Laude Chapter Secretaries

2019 Cum Laude Paper Winners

National Winner- $5,000 award:
Williston Northhampton, Easthampton, MA - District 1

St. Luke's School, New Canaan, CT - District 3

District Winners - $500 awards:
Episcopal Academy, Newtontown Square, PA - District 2

St. Pauls School, Brooklandville, MD - District 4

Saint Edward's School, Vero Beach, FL - District 5

University School, Hunting Valley, OH - District 6

Episcopal Collegiate School, Little Rock, AR - District 7

Windward School, Los Angeles, CA - District 8

Congratulations to our paper winners!

My very Best,
Bradley E. Lyman
Registrar General, The Cum Laude Society

Pins, Certificates and Seals

To ensure delivery of orders before the end of the school year, your order must be received by Cum Laude no later than April 30, 2020. Orders received after this date will not ship until September/October

ANNUAL DUES — Due July 1, 2020 from each chapter. Please use online system to renew annual membership dues of $150.00 no later than the July 1 deadline.  

ANNUAL REPORTS — Due July 1, 2020 from each chapter. Report on the year just concluding (2019-20). Please use online system to submit annual report no later than the July 1 deadline.

TEN-YEAR CHAPTER REVIEWS — Due September 1, 2020 from those chapters required to complete in 2020. Once a decade, each chapter is required to complete a Ten-Year Chapter Review, supplying up-to-date information to Cum Laude. Appropriate forms will show up on your account if your school is due to submit this report in 2020. There is also a link on our website under “Operating Information” listing all ten-year review due dates. Please use the online system to submit this report by the September 1 deadline. Late fee of $50 will be assessed after September 15th.

INDUCTION REGISTRATION FORMS — Due July 1, 2020. Inductees will not be officially recorded unless accompanied by the fee of $10.00 per person. Please use the online system to submit this form and pay the fees. Please pay attention to the timing of your inductions. Juniors should not be inducted until the very end of their junior year (up to 10%) and the remaining balance of up to an additional 10% should not be inducted until after March 1 of the senior year. Please take a moment to review the FAQ section of our website that can be found under “General Information”

Please direct all communications to the Cum Laude Office:

The Cum Laude Society
9462 Brownsboro Road #359
Louisville, KY 40241

Bradley E. Lyman, Registrar General
Robbie McConnell, Office Manager


Office Hours - Monday thru Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Closed during all school breaks/holidays
Orders will not be processed or shipped in June, July, and December or during school breaks/holidays.