CHESTER, PA -- Michael Mitchell of Roseland, N.J., an accounting major at Widener University in Chester, Pa., was named to the Dean's List for the fall 2014 semester.

The Dean's List recognizes full-time students who earned a grade point average of 3.50 and above for the semester.

Widener University is a private, metropolitan university that connects curricula to social issues through civic engagement. Dynamic teaching, active scholarship, personal attention, leadership development and experiential learning are key components of the Widener experience. A comprehensive doctorate-granting university, Widener is comprised of eight schools and colleges that offer liberal arts and sciences, professional and pre-professional curricula leading to associate's, baccalaureate, master's and doctoral degrees. The university's campuses in Chester, Exton, and Harrisburg, Pa., and Wilmington, Del., serve some 6,000 students. Widener is proud to be a tobacco-free university. Visit the university website,www.widener.edu.