Alumni Association Nominations and Awards
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Descriptions of awards given members of the UST community are shown below. You may also view the list of past recipients, or link to the nomination form. To view videos of the St. Thomas Day award recipients, click here.
Distinguished Alumnus/Alumna Award
This award honors an individual for leadership and service to St. Thomas, the community and in his or her field of endeavor. Nominations are due July 1 for the following year award ceremony.
This award recognizes contributions to the betterment of the spiritual and material welfare of the less fortunate. Nominations are due July 1 for the following year award ceremony.
Monsignor James Lavin Award
This award honors an alumnus/alumna of St. Thomas for outstanding contributions and service to the University of St. Thomas Alumni Association, its programs and services. Nominations are due July 1 for the following year award ceremony.
Alumni Association Board of Directors
The Alumni Association Board of Directors consists of up to 40 representatives. Director terms are staggered and run for three years beginning annually on July 1. The entire board meets each semester, and members serve on a committee that meets monthly. The mission of the Alumni Association is "To foster the lifelong commitment between the University of St. Thomas and its alumni by providing the alumni opportunities to engage in spiritual, educational, professional, social and community service activities; and by providing the university the special perspective and support of the alumni in its life and growth."
Current Board Members
This award is presented to alumni who have been the key volunteer for creating, implementing or maintaining an Alumni Association program or event for the St. Thomas community. Nominations are accepted anytime throughout the year and are unlimited.
Athletic Hall of Fame
Founded in 1974, the University of St. Thomas Athletic Hall of Fame is co-sponsored by the Alumni Association and the Athletic Department. Nominations are accepted year-round.
Hall of Fame Roster