The Alumni and Friends Association is presented annually to individuals or organizations that have demonstrated a significant contribution to further the growth and development of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs.
The criteria for the Alumni and Friends Award are as follows:
Over the years, many dedicated volunteers, donors or community partners have been honored with the Alumni and Friends Award (you can learn more about past recipient below).
Interested in nominating an individual or organization for the award? Contact the Office of University Events and Alumni Relations at (719) 255-3180 for more information.
Recipients of the Alumni and Friends Award
Past recipients of the Alumni and Friends Award are listed below. Where available, you can click on an individual's/organization's name for more information about contributions to UCCS.
|2009||Dunn & Associates|
|2005||Chandler "Chan" Bergen|
|2003||Lorne C. Kramer|
|2002||Ronald V. Chernak|
|2001||Joseph and Dorothy Petta|
|1998||James C. Berger|
|1997||Gary L. Burch|
|1996||Matt Coleman and Michael Byram|
|1992||Floyd & Dona Hildebrand|
|1990||Florence M. Murphy and El Pomar Foundation|
|1989||The Schantz Family|
|1988||No Award Presented|
|1987||Marie W. Cannon|
|1984||Fred M. Betz|
|1983||Digital Equipment Company|
|1982||Chamber of Commerce|
|1981||Virginia Trembly, John W. Riggen and Brooke Sunderland|
|1980||Arthur C. Herzberger and Roland C. Rautenstraus|
|1979||No Award Presented|
|1978||John W. Armstrong, Sr.|