BOSTON, Mass. — The following local students have been named to the 2019 spring semester dean’s list at Simmons University in Boston.

To qualify for dean’s list status, undergraduate students must obtain a grade point average of 3.5 or higher, based on 12 or more credit hours of work in classes using the letter grade system.

Achieving this academic distinction are:

• Grace Gile of Alfred

• Cindy Do of Biddeford

• Nell Spencer of Buxton

• Samantha Witkus of Kennebunk

• Kayla Strout of Saco

• Kaitlyn Watt of Saco

• Samantha Bogue of Wells

Located in Boston, one of America’s most dynamic cities, Simmons University (www.simmons.edu) draws on many of the region’s cultural, historical, economic, scientific, and educational resources to offer an unparalleled student experience. Simmons has a cherished history of visionary thinking and social responsibility and a strong mission that has remained constant for over a century: to provide transformative learning that links passion with lifelong purpose.

Simmons offers undergraduate programs for women in education in the arts, sciences and several professional fields and graduate programs online and campus-based open to all at the master’s and doctoral levels.