Zachary natives Shelbi Bush and Morgan Ohlinger have been named to the fall 2014 dean’s list at Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama.

Bush, a senior, is a theater major, and Ohlinger, a sophomore, is a biology major.

Samford University releases dean’s lists after the close of the fall and spring semesters each academic year.

To qualify for the dean’s list, a student must have earned a minimum 3.5 grade-point average while attempting at least 12 credit hours of coursework.

Dean’s list is the highest academic recognition given by the school at the end of each semester, according to a news release.

Samford enrolls 4,933 students from 44 states and 25 countries in 10 academic units: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health, the release said.