The following area residents have been named to the Dean's List at Providence College for the Fall 2013 semester:
William DiStefano of Avon, CT and a member of the class of 2017;
Matthew Griffin of Avon, CT and a member of the class of 2017;
Jacob Nyklicek of Avon, CT and a member of the class of 2016;
Providence College is the only college or university in the United States administered by the Dominican Friars. The Catholic, liberal arts college has an undergraduate enrollment of approximately 3,900 students and offers degrees in 49 academic majors. Since 1997, Providence College has consistently been ranked among the top five regional universities in the north according to U.S. News' America's Best Colleges.