UAPB Athletics: Golden Lions Named 2023-24 Academic Success Award Honors


BIRMINGHAM, AL.- The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff is delighted to announce the ongoing success of the Golden Lions athletics program and student-athletes. The department has been recognized by the Southwestern Athletics Conference as the recipient of the 2023-24 Academic Success Awards Honors.

The SWAC Academic Success Award, a prestigious accolade, is determined based on each member institution’s collective ranking in the categories of highest four-year Academic Progress Rate (APR) average, highest single-year APR average, and highest Graduate Success Rate (GSR).

UAPB concluded the semester with 154 student-athletes named to the Commissioner’s Honor Roll, ranking second in Academic Success Rate, and third in All-Academic Awards.