Recipients must be alumni, meaning they have received a degree from Ursinus College, with the exception of Senior Alumni Awards which are given to students from the current Senior Class.
Only one award may be presented annually in each category, with the exception of Senior Alumni Awards, for which two awards will be presented annually.
Current members of the College’s Board of Trustees and Alumni Awards Selection Committee may not be considered for these awards.
Attendance at the presentation ceremony is a pre-requisite for receiving an Alumni Award, exceptions are given to posthumous recipients.
If an alumnus/alumna is nominated posthumously it must be within 5 years of his/her passing.
Nominations will be solicited from alumni, students, faculty and staff well in advance of the award presentation. These nominations will be collected via our nomination form; additional letters of support will also be accepted.
The nomination deadline for alumni is December 3, 2021. Award recipients, their nominators and the College community will be notified by mid-March.
The nomination deadline for students is March 5, 2022 for Senior Alumni Awards.
A selection committee will review all of the nominations.
The record of a nominee shall be maintained in a carry-over file and considered for two years, after which a person must be re-nominated to be considered.