Nominate an Alum for a Special Honor

Take a minute to honor an outstanding alumna/alumnus by nominating her/him for a University of Saint Mary Alumni award to be presented at the 2015 reunion.

In 500 words or less explain why the above nominee should be recognized in the 2013 Alumni Recognition Program. Attach response and any supporting documentation such as news clippings, programs, etc. via email to Please note: These items will NOT be returned.

All nominations are due by May 23. Award winners will be notified by the end of April and honored at the 2015 Reunion, June 5-7

Category Criteria:

Saint Vincent De Paul Award:

  • recognizes an alum who exemplifies the mission of the university

  • nomination remarks must include the words, “learning, service, and character,” to describe the nominee’s contributions to society.

S. Mary Mark Orr Pioneer Spirit Award:

  • recognizes an alum who has achieved great success in her/ his professional career

  • nomination remarks must include how Saint Mary plays a role in the nominee’s success

S. Mary Janet McGilley Service Award:

  • recognizes an alum who has helped advance the university by sharing her/ his time and talent with Saint Mary

  • nomination remarks must include the nominee’s contribution to Saint Mary and why he/ she feels it is important to give back to the Saint Mary community