The Provost's Star Award

The purpose of the Provost's Star Award is to recognize an individual for outstanding contributions toward achieving the mission of areas under the Provost's structure. The recipient of the Provost's Star Award will be selected from a pool of nominees. An employee can receive this award once every three years. This award will be presented during the Annual Spring Faculty Convocation and will the recipient will receive an award plus a $200 monetary gift. 

The Academic Affairs Awards Committee [Committee Members??]  will select the winner of this award for the academic year. When determining the Provost's Star Award, the Academic Affairs Awards Committee will consider the following criteria:

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Proven ability to cooperate and work as a team player

  • Provided outstanding customer service

  • Demonstrated effective leadership skills

  • Maintained high standards for day-to-day tasks

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently

  • Provided timely and effective services

  • Demonstrated willingness to go the extra step to provide services

  • Created an environment that provides a sense of confidence that the office is concerned, accurate, and responsive to their students' needs