Laurel Awards

Each year we celebrate the exceptional accomplishments of our outstanding staff members, student employees and the Division of Student Affairs at the annual Laurel Awards ceremony.  Individuals and departments who go above and beyond in their roles and transform lives at the University are recognized.

Nominees are recommended by their peers, supervisors, staff, and students for their outstanding work and dedication. The nomination process takes place during the spring semester and the important dates are provided below.


Award Descriptions Submit a Nomination

We look forward to recognizing the excellent work of the Division and all of our staff. If you have any questions please contact Heather Stevens at

Important Dates

  • Submissions open: Thursday, February 22, 2024
  • Submissions close: Wednesday, March 20, 2024
  • Laurel Awards Ceremony: Thursday, May 2, 2024

Committee Members for Spring 2024

Accepting Expressions of Interest through Friday, February 16, 2024 at 5:00 PM