To achieve the honor of being on the President's List, each student must have satisfactorily completed 12 numerically-graded semester hours, with a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.
The university also named 380 students who excelled academically in the Fall 2012 semester to the Dean's List. The local students with high marks were:
Dan Kelley of Lake Placid, whose major is Criminal Justice Studies; and Garth Olsen of Saranac Lake, whose major is History.
To achieve the honor of being on the Dean's List, each student must have completed 12 numerically-graded semester hours with a GPA between 3.25 and 3.49.