A total of 741 Luther College students were named to the fall 2013 dean's list. To be named to Luther's dean's list, a student must earn a semester grade point average of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale and must complete at least 12 credit hours with 10 hours of conventional grades (A, B, C, D).

Area students on Luther's dean's list include: Lindsey Bratland, a senior from Spring Grove, is the daughter of Darin and Sara Bratland; Dialaura LeFebvre, a senior from Caledonia, is the daughter of Dennis LeFebvre and Sheila Kelleher; Sara Pecinovsky, a senior from Mabel, is the daughter of Christopher and Lorraine Pecinovsky; Lydia Petersen, a junior from Spring Grove, is the daughter of Wayne and Kelly Petersen; Peter Zaffke, a senior from Spring Grove, is the son of Lane and Mary Zaffke.

This fall's list includes 741 students; 137 freshmen, 186 sophomores, 203 juniors and 215 seniors. Luther is a selective four-year college located in Decorah, Iowa. The college has an enrollment of 2,500 students and offers a liberal arts education leading to the Bachelor of Arts degree in 60 majors and pre-professional programs.