PEPPERELL — Dean of Students Jo-Anne Vanin has announced the following local students have qualified for the Dean’s List for the 2005 fall semester at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

In order to qualify, an undergraduate student must receive a 3.5 grade-point average or better out of a possible 4.0.

“Providing an opportunity for academic growth and achievement is one of the University’s highest priorities; I am pleased to recognize those students who earned Dean’s List honors,” said university Chancellor John V. Lombardi. “Such outstanding performance is a source of pride and credit to the entire university community.”

Below is a list of Pepperell students who were named to the University of Massachusetts Amherst Dean’s List:

Antill, Erica C.

Bushey, Bryan J.

Cacace, Peter

Colby, Gregory C.

Dapcic, Nicole M.

Gilbert, Joel S.

Morrison, Emily M.

O’Callaghan, Alyssa R.

Reagan, Katherine A.

Soule, Daniel M.