A total of 1,124 students have been named to the Dean's List at Fairmont State University after completing the fall 2013 semester.
Dr. Christina Lavorata, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, has released the Dean's List and the President's List to recognize high-achieving students for their academic distinction. Full-time students who earned a 3.4 or better grade point average for the fall 2013 semester are named to the Dean's List. Full-time students achieving a perfect 4.0 grade point average are named to the President's List.
Jefferson County's Daniel Fernandes was named to the President's List while Tynasia Cook, Amber Curry, Benjamin Daily, Thomas Guempel, Patrick Meinster, Sophia Porco, Matthew Saghy, and Cortney Wilt all achieved Dean's List at the university.
Fairmont State University, with a 120-acre main campus in Fairmont, W.Va., is part of the state's growing high technology corridor. A city of about 20,000 people, Fairmont is close to larger cities and also to opportunities for outdoor recreation. Founded in 1865 as a private institution dedicated to educating teachers, FSU has a long history of academic excellence. At FSU, students find a wide range of fields of study with more than 80 four-year programs and graduate programs. With an enrollment of more than 4,200, FSU is large enough that students find a vibrant campus life and small enough that they do not get lost in the crowd.
The mission of FSU is to provide opportunities for individuals to achieve their professional and personal goals and discover roles for responsible citizenship that promote the common good. FSU values scholarship, opportunity, achievement and responsibility. Visit www.fairmontstate.edu.