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Congratulations, Ursuline Class of 2017!
Congratulations, Ursuline Class of 2017!

Graduation ceremonies for the Ursuline Academy of Dallas Class of 2017 were held at the Ursuline campus on Sunday, May 28.

More than 2,500 family, friends, faculty and staff shared in this most beautiful of Ursuline traditions.

The Class of 2017 has been awarded a total of more than $24 million in merit-based scholarships. Further, of the 192 graduates, approximately 79 percent (151 young women) graduated with honors. View photo album.

Below are the graduates' names and college choices (view the full list of college acceptances for the Class of 2017):

View a listing of all merit scholarships offered to the Class of 2017, by individual graduate. (login required)

Name College
Taylor Nicole Abernathy Texas Christian University
Carolyn Nicole Adams Texas Christian University
Madeleine Rose Allocco Northeastern University
Madison Nicole Alvarez Georgetown University
Maria Danielle Anderson Wellesley College
Caroline Therese Antoon Texas A&M University
Mackenzie Caroline Arcemont Baylor University
Leah Kathryn Archer The University of Texas at Austin
Alexandra Elizabeth Arenas The University of Texas at Austin
Emily Kala Arguello Texas A&M University
Laura Isabel Arroyo Fordham University
Mariana Baquero-Degwitz University of Miami
Elizabeth Grace Barna Case Western Reserve University
Majestad Isabel Barragan University of Oklahoma
Margaret Anne Baum Fordham University
Bailey Brice Beckham The University of Texas at Austin
Taylor Leigh Berry Rochester Institute of Technology
Sylvia Georgeann Bloom University of Chicago
Catherine Cesena Bollman The University of Texas at Dallas
Madeline Grace Bookout Texas A&M University
Mary Claire Bracken The University of Texas at Austin
Carter Elizabeth Brannan University of Oklahoma
Lindsay Kathryn Braun Boston College
Helen Elizabeth Brunts Saint Louis University
Lauren Michelle Brusniak Smith College
Samantha Ann Bucklar Marquette University
Sarah Michelle Burke Texas A&M University
Caren Genevieve Buskmiller University of Dallas
Casey Rose Butler University of Arkansas
Victoria Lynn Caballero Oklahoma State University
Christina Marie Cardinale University of Arkansas
Janelle Geraldine Castillo Rhode Island School of Design
Laura Elena Cercone Texas A&M University
Megan Young Choy The University of Texas at Austin
Kylie Ann Clancy Austin Community College
Corrie Therese Clark University of Colorado Boulder
Kristen Renee Clay Fordham University
Peyton Elizabeth Clemens University of Arkansas
Samantha Marie Clouthier Cornell University
Hope Christine Corbin Spring Hill College
Alexandra Valia Costa University of Michigan
Stephanie Michelle Costa College of William and Mary
McKenna Catherine Coulter Samford University
Emily Claire Courtois The University of Texas at Austin
Danielle Annette Cruz Stanford University
Melissa Jordan Edaño Cruz The University of Texas at Austin
Andrea Cumming Ostos Vanderbilt University
Margaret Elizabeth D'Alise University of Oklahoma
Lily Ann Dales Boston University
Rachel Anne Davidson Loyola University New Orleans
Caroline Rose Dayton University of San Diego
Jennifer Ann DeMarco University of Notre Dame
Amanda Vale DeWitt University of Oklahoma
Ashley Danielle Dieste The University of Texas at Austin
Hanna Lee Dinkel Texas A&M University
Katherine Kennedy Douglas Loyola Marymount University
Maya Ray Elia Wake Forest University
Madison Lin Feldman Texas A&M University
Alexandra Carlisle Serrano Flegle Smith College
Maya Elizabeth Francis Santa Clara University
Cassandra Erin Fritsche University of Dallas
Claudia Ann Frye The University of Texas at Austin
Karen Lizette Garcia The University of Texas at Austin
Rachael Raeane Garcia Baylor University
Ann Frances Gehan Duke University
Taylor MacKenzie Gibbons University of Missouri Columbia
Pier Michelle Goldreich Texas Christian University
Lauren English Gonzales Southwestern University
Triana Noelle Gorman Saint Louis University
Caroline Rose Grindinger Benedictine University
Eleanor Josephine Grindinger Spring Hill College
Elizabeth Helene Hagewood Saint Louis University
Madison Camille Haley Stanford University
Sophia Grace Hartin University of Oklahoma
Eva-Maria Engracia Harwerth Creighton University
Sara Kathryn Hatcher Southern Methodist University
Rebecca Carol Hebert University of Michigan
Lindsey Charlie Heier University of Oklahoma
Alexandra Marie Hernandez Texas A&M University
Katie Jo Hibbs Southern Methodist University
Avery Jean Hill The University of Alabama
Jennifer Grace Horlick New York University
Neela Houshmand Saint Louis University
Carolyn June Howard The University of Alabama
Isis Jade Howell Brigham Young University
Gracelyn Marie Hunt Southern Methodist University
Alizeh Sakina Hussain The University of Texas at Austin
Alexandra Jourdan Irvin Northeastern University
Kathryn Belén Isaac Dallas Baptist University
Brynn Diane Jaspersen University of Arkansas
Logan Amelia Jobe Texas A&M University
Madison Vonne Jordan University of Georgia
Marley Elizabeth Justice Texas Tech University
Eva Louise Kadane Southern Methodist University
Leila Indira Karna University of Michigan
Emily Anne Khoury Creighton University
Hannah Kim Brandeis University
Elisheva Rose Korn Louisiana State University
Sarah Whitney Krueger The University of Texas at Austin
Brooke Alexandra Landry Vanderbilt University
Kiia Jemina Lappalainen Merrimack College
Alexa Joy LaValle Loyola University Chicago
Margaret Mary Lenzen Texas A&M University
Frances Grace Leonard Spring Hill College
Celeste Pepper Leuschel University of New Mexico
Hunter Lynn Libby San Diego State University
Mackenzie Marie Liening Washington University in St. Louis
Ashley Liu The University of Texas at Dallas
Nicole Angeline Low University of Oklahoma
Gretchen Nichole Maddock Trinity University
Emilia Marroquin Boston College
Ellen Isabel Martin Spring Hill College
Andrea Martinez Cueto Texas A&M University
Molly Kathleen Maxwell University of Oklahoma
Rachel Gabrielle Josette Michelle Mazzini University of Notre Dame
Mallory Taylor McKee The University of Texas at Austin
Caitlin Brennan McNulty University of Miami
Nicole Elise McWhorter Auburn University
Macy Lin Meyer The University of Texas at Austin
Teresa Maria Miller Franciscan University of Steubenville
Amanda Elena Moore University of Denver
Grace Celeste Motta The University of Alabama
Caroline Niamh Murray University of San Diego
Anel Negrete Vasquez St. Edward's University
Hannah Noel Ni'Shuilleabhain Northwestern University
Tiffany Ann Noel Louisiana State University
Kaitlyn Claire Nothaft University of Oklahoma
Gillian Grace O'Malley University of Arkansas
Margaret Anne O'Rourke Louisiana State University
Keegan Mary O'Toole Villanova University
Sarah Elizabeth Panikkacherry Purdue University
Miranda Dean Papes Yale University
Mary Isabel Parigi The University of Texas at Austin
Elizabeth Cathleen Parker Austin College
Katherine Colleen Patrick The University of Texas at Austin
Alyssa Nicole Peckham University of California, Los Angeles
Lauren Kelly Peebles The University of Alabama
Annette Elise Peterman Xavier University
Gabrielle Angeline Piamonte New York University
Allison Parker Piot Texas A&M University
Allie Elizabeth Pittman Austin Community College
Kari Alexis Pompeo University of Arkansas
Zoe Lyn Prendergast University of Notre Dame
Isabella Briel Ramirez The University of Texas at Austin
Harper Leigh Reed Texas Christian University
Alexis Olivia Reyes-Camacho University of Arkansas
Camila Ricaud Texas Christian University
Katherine Marie Ricci Baylor University
Claire Peyton Roberts Texas Tech University
Cydney Marie Roy University of St Andrews
Grace Katherine Sakalas University of Oklahoma
Eugenia Scala Texas Christian University
Katharine Michelle Schaefer Regis University
Alexys Marie Schmieder The University of Texas at Austin
Nora Elizabeth Scott Loyola University Chicago
Lily Theresa Sebastian Texas Woman's University
Victoria Elsbeth Segovia Saint Louis University
Mariana Sereno St. Edward's University
Jessica Emily Marie Skertchly Colorado School of Mines
Ainsley Elena Slusher Villanova University
Madeleine Josephine Songy Texas A&M University
Claire Austin Starcher Texas A&M University
Kennedi Lyn Stewart University of San Francisco
Anna Hwajin Sung The University of Texas at Austin
Sydney Renee Swayzer The University of Texas at Austin
Madison Ansley Terreri Texas A&M University
Anna Jude Theirl College of William and Mary
Derrian Rose Thompson Loyola Marymount University
Hallie Ann Tomlinson Texas A&M University
Valerie Daniela Torrealba The University of Texas at Austin
Eleana Maria Torres The University of Texas at Dallas
Maria Claire Tovar Tulane University
Isabel Brooke Trevino The University of Texas at El Paso
Radhika Mehul Vaishnav The University of Texas at Austin
Emily Joselyn Vengalil Saint Louis University
Isabelle Lauren Vidamo Santa Clara University
Paula Villegas La Salle University
Anna Grace Votteler St. Edward's University
Olivia Claire Wagner University of Mississippi
Miranda Sofia Walker Texas A&M University
Jamie Christin Ward Furman University
Isabella Ramona Weis University of Oklahoma
Jade Ngoc Le Whitney Southwestern University
Abigail Teresa Wiechman Loyola University Chicago
Valerie Nicole Wijeweera The University of Texas at Dallas
Madeline Kate Wood United States Naval Academy
Meredith Anne Wood United States Naval Academy
Julia Daily Yaeger Georgetown University
Maria Celeste Yi Yost Rochester Institute of Technology
Mary Leigh Young Texas A&M University
Anna Elizabeth Zagorski Loyola Marymount University
Alexandra Diane Zaugg The Catholic University of America