MISSOULA – The University of Montana had 941 students who were degree candidates for fall semester 2016. The Golden Triangle-area students listed below are UM degree candidates or have been awarded their degrees for fall semester 2016.

A single asterisk after the student’s name indicates the student is expected to complete degree requirements and graduate with honors by achieving a GPA of 3.4 or higher. Double asterisks indicate the student is expected to complete degree requirements and graduate with high honors by achieving a 3.7 GPA or higher.

Official awarding of a degree and any official graduation with honors or graduation with high honors designation is not made until degree candidates have completed their final term of enrollment and have met all specific requirements.


Stephanie Back, BS: Biology

BIG SANDY:                                                                    

Justin Stevens, BSHHP: Health & Human Performance*

BOX ELDER:                                                                     

Amanda Belcourt, BA and CERPS: Anthropology


Iva Croff, MIS: Interdisciplinary Studies

Aleah Oldmouse, AAS: Practical Nursing*


Sadie Brown, BSBAD: Marketing

CUT BANK:                                                                     

Erika Karcher, BSHHP: Health & Human Performance*

Brittany Peterson, MS: Chemistry


Renee Hansen, BAE: Education

FORT BENTON:                                                                  

Maren Engen, BAE: Education

GREAT FALLS:                                                                  

Sarah Carpenter, BME: Music*

Noah Clark, BA: Philosophy

Nathaniel Cox, MA: English

Daniel Fagenstrom, BA: Media Arts

Michael Graham, BA: Psychology

Marias Hale, BA: History

Kathleen Hodges, BA: History**

Jessica Keller, AA: Health & Human Performance*

Gavin Lawson, BS: Chemistry

Bruce Mountan, BS: Biology*

Jamie Pauley, BA: Psychology*

Yasmine Ryan, BA: Psychology

Patrick Tremper, BA: Mathematics

James Verzuh, BA and CERPS: Anthropology*


Tim Brurud, MPA

Tyler Cook, BA: Psychology

Karlee Gebhardt, CERPS and BSBAD: Management

Andrew Kafka, BSHHP: Health & Human Performance**

Amber Spraker, BA: Psychology**


Shelby Lipp, BSHHP: Health & Human Performance*