The Student Achievement Awards recognize and celebrate student employees and organizations for their outstanding achievements throughout the year. Students are the lifeblood of this campus and so this night is dedicated to honoring them for all they do for UWG.

Event Details

  • Date: Wednesday, April 28, 2021
  • Time: 7:00 p.m.
  • Location: Campus Center Ballroom & Virtual* (parking available at lot 302 West Georgia Drive)
  • Attire: Dressy casual (if you’re unsure about what this includes, email Center for Student Involvement at csi@westga.edu)

*In-person attendees limited to award recipients & presenters. We ask all others to tune in virtually via Zoom. Meeting ID: 82768359128 Passcode: 944324

Questions about individual awards can be directed to the appropriate offices. All other questions can be directed to the Center for Student Involvement at csi@westga.edu.

Opening Student Achievement Award Video

Nominations

Nominations for a variety of awards will be accepted through April 12, 2021 through Wolf Connect.

Who can attend?

The Student Achievement Award ceremony is open to in-person attendees (limited to award recipients & presenters). We ask all others to tune in virtually via Zoom. Meeting ID: 82768359128 Passcode: 944324

Award Descriptions and Order of Presentation Digital Program

List of awards

  • Admissions
    Admissions
    • Admissions Call Center Student Leader of the Year
    • Admissions Operations Student Leader Award
    • Admissions Tour Guide of the Year
    • University Ambassador of the Year
  • Career Services
    Career Services
    • Student Employee of the Year
    • Graduate Assistant Employee of the Year
  • Center for Academic Success
    Center for Academic Success
    • Outstanding SI Leader Award
    • Outstanding Peer Academic Coach
    • Outstanding Peer Tutor Award
    • Center for Academic Success Service to the Department Award
  • Center for Adult Learners and Veterans
    Center for Adult Learners and Veterans
    • CALV Outstanding Academic Achievement Award
    • Adult and Military Friendly Faculty of the Year
    • CALV Perseverance Awards
  • Enrollment Services Center
    Enrollment Services Center
    • Student Assistant of the Year
    • New Student Assistant of the Year
  • Center for Student Involvement
    Center for Student Involvement
    • Gold Brick Ward Member of the Year - BSA
    • New Student Organization of the Year
    • Outstanding Community Service Award
    • Leadership Legacy Award
    • Student Organization Advisor of the Year
    • Outstanding Student Organization of the Year-Large
    • Outstanding Student Organization-Small
    • Dr. Melanie McClellan Distinguished Service Award
    • Dr. Bruce Lyon Distinguished Student Leader
    • University Ambassador of the Year
    • Outstanding Director Award
    Fraternity and Sorority Life
    • Outstanding Philanthropy
    • Picklesimer Commitment to Service Award
    • Best Educational Programming
    • Brotherhood/Sisterhood Unity Award
    • Outstanding Chapter of the Year
    • President's Flame
    Student Government Association 
    • Toyal Jackson Making a Difference Award
    • Shea Cowart Spirit Award
  • Housing and Residence Life
    Housing and Residence Life
    • Residence Hall Association Excellence in Leadership
    • Program of the Year
    • Dawn Vavrik Palmer Advisor of the Year
    • Staff Team of the Year
    • Residential Leader of the Year Award
    • Logan Mills Community Development Award
    • Student Assistant of the Year Award
  • University Recreation
    University Recreation
    • Customer Service Award
    • Facilities: Newcomer of the Year
    • Facilities: Employee of the Year
    • Events: Newcomer of the Year
    • Events: Employee of the Year
    • Fitness and Wellness: Employee of the Year
    • Fitness and Wellness: Shaping Leaders Award
    • UREC Marketing Student Leader of the Year
    • Competitive Sports: New Staff Member of the Year
    • Competitive Sports: Staff Member of the Year
    • Competitive Sports: Club Sport Team of the Year
    • Competitive Sports: Club Sport Officer of the Year
    • West Georgia Outdoors: Outdoor Leadership Award
    • West Georgia Outdoors: Emerging Outdoor Leader Award
    • West Georgia Outdoors: Mentorship Award
  • Office of Community Standards
    Office of Community Standards
    • Outstanding Student Conduct Board Member