Celebrate highly accomplished University of Arizona alumni, students and supporters.

Alumni and Student Awards

We take great pride in saluting alumni and friends of the University of Arizona for their professional achievement, humanitarian and public service, advocacy for education, distinguished volunteerism, and service to students, the colleges, and the University of Arizona.

Alumni of the Year

Alumni of the Year Awards

Alumni from the University of Arizona are changing the world. They are teachers, doctors, engineers, entertainers, environmentalists and so much more. Together with the university's colleges, we are honored to celebrate the Alumni of the Year.

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Student Awards

Student awards support the University's strategic goal of valuing and supporting the diverse experiences of our students. 

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Individual Awards

We recognize alumni, friends, community leaders, faculty and staff  for outstanding achievement or distinguished service to the University of Arizona, their communities or their professions.

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Group Awards

Since 1943, the Arizona Alumni has presented accomplished alumni and friends with distinguished awards.

2022 Arizona Alumni Awards Nomination Deadlines

Alumni of the Year Awards

  • Aug. 1, 2022

Homecoming 2022 Individual and Group Awards

  • June 15, 2022

Individual and Group Awards Throughout the Year

  • Nomination forms must be submitted no later than three months prior to the award presentation date.
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