1. Can graduate students make the dean’s list?
No, only undergraduate students can make the dean’s list. Some universities have an additional graduate dean’s list for graduate students who demonstrate academic excellence.
2. Do online students qualify for the dean’s list?
Yes, online students are eligible for the dean’s list at most universities. Online students will still have to meet the same qualifications regarding GPA and credit load.
3. Do you have to apply to be considered for the dean’s list?
No, universities automatically compile the list and distribute awards. The dean’s list is based on student GPAs once final grades for the term have been submitted.