Students at The U honored for academic success

VERMILLION, S.D. -- Students receiving academic honors for the 2010 Spring Semester have been recognized at The University of South Dakota.

More than 1,700 students were honored for their academic achievements this spring with 1,424 students named to the Dean’s List and 324 part-time students cited with Academic Recognition honors. Students earn Dean’s List distinction by achieving a GPA of at least 3.5 while maintaining a course load of 12 or more credit hours with no incomplete or failing grades. Part-time students are eligible for Academic Recognition by completing at least 12 hours prior to the current semester earning a minimum of three and up to 11 credit hours during the term and achieving a GPA of at least 3.5 with no failing or incomplete grades.

Students receiving academic honors for the 2010 spring semester are listed at www.usd.edu/press/news/images/USD_2010_SpringAcademicHonors.pdf.

The South Dakota Board of Regents sets the policy for Dean’s List eligibility. For more information on the Board of Regents policy, please see www.ris.sdbor.edu/policy/2-Academic_Affairs/documents/2-10.pdf.