Students Honored With Top GPA Awards
Two University of Virginia School of Law students were recently honored for having the top grade-point averages among their classmates.
Nicholas Allen ’20 was awarded the Jackson Walker LLP Award, given to the student with the highest GPA after four semesters.
Avery Rasmussen ’21 won the Carl M. Franklin Prize for having the highest GPA after two semesters.
Allen received the first-year prize in 2018.
Recipients of the awards receive a cash prize and have their names engraved on plaques in Hunton Andrews Kurth Hall.
JACKSON WALKER LLP AWARD
CARL M. FRANKLIN PRIZE
Founded in 1819, the University of Virginia School of Law is the second-oldest continuously operating law school in the nation. Consistently ranked among the top law schools, Virginia is a world-renowned training ground for distinguished lawyers and public servants, instilling in them a commitment to leadership, integrity and community service.