The University of Colorado Board of Regents is soliciting nominations for its 2019 slate of Honorary Degrees, University Medals and Distinguished Service Awards.
An Honorary Degree (Doctor of Humane Letters or Doctor of Science) is the highest award CU can bestow. It is the policy of the Board of Regents to award Honorary Degrees in recognition of outstanding achievement in one or more of the following areas: intellectual contributions, university service, public service and/or philanthropy.
University Medals are awarded in recognition of those persons whose achievements and contributions are particularly associated with the university.
Distinguished Service Awards are awarded in recognition of achievements and contributions particularly associated with the state and/or nation.
Visit the newly updated website for information on the nomination process and to nominate someone for an Honorary Degree, University Medal, or Distinguished Service Award.
Nominations are due Nov. 1.
Please direct questions about the process to the respective campus's canvassing committee:
- CU Boulder
Deputy Chief of Staff
University of Colorado Boulder
914 Broadway, UCB 17
Boulder, CO 80309
Vice Chancellor of University Advancement
University of Colorado Colorado Springs
1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway, Main Hall 402E
Colorado Springs, CO 80918
- CU Denver | CU Anschutz Medical Campus
Office of the Chancellor
1380 Lawrence St. Suite 1400 – CB 168
Denver, CO 80204
- CU System
Director of Operations
Office of the Board of Regents
1800 Grant Street, Suite 800
Denver, CO 80203