Alumni Awards

The College Alumni Achievement Awards:

  • Are given annually to alumni that are recommended to the dean by their departments. Not every department will make a recommendation each year
  • Are given in recognition for the recipient's achievements in their fields and for their service to their departments
  • Includes up to $500 toward half of the travel expenses of the alumni
  • Includes a reception where the dean awards certificates of achievements
  • Usually includes the recipients giving a seminar and talk with graduate and undergraduate students in their department on the Friday of homecoming week

Annual awards

This award is given by Western Michigan University's College of Arts and Sciences. It is not the same as the University Distinguished Alumni Award given by the WMU Alumni Association.