The Best and Brightest

Each year, UWRF honors faculty, staff, students and alumni who have demonstrated excellence and commitment to the university. Award nominations and announcements happen throughout the year - explore below for information on the nomination processes, awards criteria and current and past honorees.

A vase of red and white tulips sits on a table during the Chancellors Awards ceremony in the Falcons Nest University Center
Chancellor's Awards
Honors are given annually to students, academic and university staff.
The Distinguished Teachers Wall in the Wyman Education Building
Faculty, Staff and Advising Awards
These awards include the Distinguished Teaching and Adviser of the Year awards.
A medal hangs around the neck of a dean during commencement
Alumni Awards
Alumni awards include recognition of our Distinguished Alumni, Young Alumni and Lifetime Achievement.