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USD Announces Fall 2021 Dean's List and Academic Honors

A drone shot of Old Main and East Hall. The sun is rising, peaking through Old Main USD released the fall 2021 Dean's List and Academic Honors List.

VERMILLION, S.D. – More than 2,200 students at the University of South Dakota are being honored for their high achievement during the fall 2021 semester with the release of the Dean’s List and Academic Honors.

Full-time, undergraduate students are named to the Dean’s List if they received a 3.5 GPA for courses they took in the fall 2021 semester, and they had no incomplete or failing grades. For part-time students, those with fewer than 12 credit hours, the recognition is called Academic Honors.

View the Fall 2021 Dean's List

View the Fall 2021 Academic Honors List


Founded in 1862 and the first university in the Dakotas, the University of South Dakota is the only public liberal arts university in the state, with 202 undergraduate and 84 graduate programs in the College of Arts & Sciences, School of Education, Knudson School of Law, Sanford School of Medicine, School of Health Sciences, Beacom School of Business and College of Fine Arts. With an enrollment of nearly 10,000 students and more than 400 faculty, USD has a 16:1 student/faculty ratio, and it ranks among the best in academics and affordability. USD’s 18 athletic programs compete at the NCAA Division I level.


Hanna DeLange
USD News