Lacy Bach
  • Class of 2013
  • Saint Peters, MO

Lacy Bach Graduates with Honors from Maryville University

2013 Jun 4

Lacy Bach of Saint Peters graduated from Maryville University Saturday, May 4, during commencement ceremonies held in the Simon Athletics Center on campus. Bach earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree magna cum laude from Maryville's School of Health Professions.

Maryville University President Mark Lombardi conferred degrees during two commencement ceremonies. Anthony Thompson, founder and CEO of St. Louis-based Kwame Building Group, Inc., delivered the commencement address and received an honorary doctorate of humane letters from Maryville.

Maryville conferred 973 degrees, including more than 700 undergraduate degrees, nearly 200 master's degrees and more than 70 doctoral degrees.

More than 400 undergraduates earned academic honors by achieving a cummulative grade-point average of 3.5 or higher. Those graduating cum laude achieved a grade-point average of at least 3.5; those earning the designation of magna cum laude earned a minimum grade-point average of 3.7; and those honored with the summa cum laude designation had grade-point averages of at least 3.8 on a 4.0 (perfect) scale.

About Maryville University:

Founded in 1872, Maryville University of St. Louis is an independent, four-year, private university located in west St. Louis County. Designated by US News & World Report as the nation's top overperforming university, Maryville University offers more than 50 undergraduate majors as well as many master's and doctoral degree programs. Maryville University serves traditional college students and has flexible weekend and evening options for adult learners. Visit Maryville University at