AMERICUS — Katie Gafford of Jackson has been named to the spring 2018 dean’s list at Georgia Southwestern State University and was among more than 600 students recognized for scholastic achievement.

To be eligible for the dean’s list, a student must earn a semester grade-point average of 3.5 or better and take a minimum of 12 credit hours.

Georgia Southwestern State University, located in Americus, is a public, four-year unit of the University System of Georgia with more than 3,000 students.