Distinguished Graduates

About the DGs

The Distinguished Graduates (DGs) initiative spotlights one outstanding graduate in each academic area.


2023 Distinguished Graduates


2022 Distinguished Grads

2021 Distinguished Grads

2020 Distinguished Grads


2019 Distinguished Grads

2018 Distinguished Grads

2017 Distinguished Grads


Application and Selection Information

Fill out the Application here!

Nov. 1 - Applications Open

Feb. 15 - Deadline for students to turn their application into departments 

Feb. 22 - Deadline for departments to select their distinguished graduate

Mar. 23 - Distinguished Graduate Orientation 

May 25 - Commencement Ceremony 


Contact Us

For questions about the Distinguished Graduate program, contact Lauren Sjulin, Events Coordinator. 


Don't know where to turn in your application?

View Distinguished Program Contacts