Two area students are among the newest members of the honors college at the University of Central Arkansas at Conway.

Ashlyn Grandy of Pine Bluff is a University Scholar and Kaela Hodge of White Hall is an Honors Scholar, according to a news release. The entering classes have an average high school grade point average above 4.0 and an average ACT score of 29.

UCA’s Norbert O. Schedler Honors College selected 75 incoming first-year students as Honors Scholars and 30 freshmen for its University Scholars program.