Nominate now: Outstanding Undergraduate Returning Adult Student Awards

Nominations are being accepted for the Dean of Students Outstanding Undergraduate Returning Adult Student Awards. UW-Madison faculty, staff, students, or members of the community may submit nominations to the Adult and Student Services Center by February 18, 2011.

The award recognizes two returning adult undergraduate students whose exceptional determination and perseverance have enabled them to pursue their academic work and to contribute to the community by demonstrated leadership and service.

A nominee must be…

  • currently enrolled as a senior undergraduate degree candidate who began or resumed university work after a significant interruption (usually 5 years) in their formal education
  • earning a first undergraduate degree, with a cumulative GPA which reflects academic success
  • anticipating graduation in May, August or December 2011
  • a NEW nominee for the award (not previously considered)

To nominate a student…

Link to the online nomination form. Please provide the student’s name, address, e-mail, phone number, ID number, expected graduation date and the nominator’s name, address, and phone number.

Contact information

Contact Sybil Pressprich, Adult and Student Services Center, 21 N. Park St, Rm 7101, Madison, WI 53715, 608-263-6960;

Sponsored by the Division of Student Life, the Division of Continuing Studies’ Adult Student Services Center, and the American Association of University Women