For their academic performance during summer semester 2014, 150 students were named to the Deans' and President's lists at the University of North Georgia (UNG).
The deans of UNG's five colleges — the College of Arts & Letters, the College of Education, the College of Health Sciences & Professions, the Mike Cottrell College of Business, and the College of Science & Mathematics — recognized 58 students for achieving at least a 3.5 grade point average while carrying 12 or more credit hours in one semester and having no grade lower than B.
Dr. Bonita C. Jacobs, president of the University of North Georgia (UNG), recognized 92 students for their academic performance during summer semester. Students enrolled in 12 or more credit hours in bachelor's degree programs who achieved a 4.0 grade point average and who had no grade lower than B, were named to the President's Honor Roll. Students enrolled in associate degree programs who met the same level of achievement, were named to the President's List.
The full lists are available on UNG's Merit site, which provides students opportunities to share their achievements through social media.
With more than 16,500 students, the University of North Georgia is the state's sixth-largest public university, and offers more than 100 programs of study ranging from certificate and associate degrees to professional doctoral programs. UNG has campuses in Cumming, Dahlonega, Gainesville, and Oconee County.
As one of only six federally-designated senior military colleges in the nation, UNG is The Military College of Georgia, and its leadership development experiences have earned it designation as a state leadership institution by the University System of Georgia Board of Regents. UNG consistently is named one of Kiplinger Personal Finance's "100 Best Values in Public Colleges" and a top 25 public university in the South in U.S. News & World Report's 2014 edition of "Best Colleges."