The Marian University Alumni Service Award is given in recognition of loyal service rendered voluntarily to the University.  This service may be provided directly, through an affiliated group, or through a particular school within the University that betters the Marian community and advances the University’s objectives and ideals. The Alumni Service Award will be presented annually at our Alumni Awards Banquet.


  • Nominees must be alumni of Marian University.
  • A person who is not selected may be nominated again in subsequent years.


Service would include but is not limited to the following:

  • Volunteering to present or assist in the classroom
  • Providing support at events such as Homecoming, Athletic or Alumni Golf Outings, Leadership Forums and other University related programs/events
  • Mentoring students, formally or informally
  • Conducting mock interviews, providing job shadowing experiences, sitting on professional panels, etc.
  • Serving on committees and boards within the University

Nomination Process

  • Any interested persons may nominate alumni for the Alumni Service Award
  • Complete online application and submit following materials:
  • Letter of Recommendation describing for the selection committee how the nominee meets the specified criteria
  • Resume and/or CV of the nominee

Selection Process

  • The Alumni Award Subcommittee comprised of Marian University Alumni will review all nominees and determine selection of award recipients