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University Awards

Recipients of the 2015 Student Awards in the amphitheater

Student Awards

The university annually recognizes students who made significant contributions through scholarly activities and service benefiting the university community.

Award recipients will be honored at a reception hosted by the president on Friday, May 12, 2017, at the start of Commencement Weekend. Recipients will also be recognized during the commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 13, and Sunday, May 14.

The nomination process closed March 24, 2017. August 2016, December 2016 and May 2017 graduating students were eligible for the 2017 awards process. Click on the links below to find out the criteria and instructions for each award.

Note: Records for all nominees will be verified for good academic and conduct standing.

2017 American University Student Achievement Award winners in the back of the Ward building.

Meet the 2017 Student Awards recipients, and view the list of past recipients.

Are you interested in supporting the Student Achievement Awards? You may donate via this online giving form and note that your contribution is for the Student Achievement Awards.