The 2021 Division of Student Life awards nomination process will be announced soon, please watch K-State Today for an announcement in late February to launch nominations.
The Outstanding Staff Awards recognize one Graduate Student, one New Unclassified Professional, and one Unclassified Professional within the Division of Student Life who has had exemplary performance in their role.
The Dr. Susan Ariola Bosco Putting Students First Award is presented to one full-time teaching faculty member and one full-time staff member who work in the Division of Student Life. The nominations are open in the early spring semester. Any student, faculty or staff member may nominate someone; however, a student must either be the nominator or write a letter of support for the nomination. Award winners are selected by an award committee made up of staff members in the Division of Student Life serving on the Staff Development & Engagement Committee. The award winners will receive a plaque.
Since 1999, the Dean of Student Life Outstanding Graduating Senior Award has been presented to approximately a dozen graduating seniors who are nominated by staff in the Division of Student Life. The nominations open early in the spring semester. The nominees must be strong leaders who have made outstanding contributions to student life during their K-State career. The award winners receive an engraved plaque. There is an awards ceremony, to which family, friends, supporters, staff, and faculty are invited.