Distinguished Alumni Award

Update: Nominations for the 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award have now closed. This year's winner was Dr. Douglas Wheelock, DDS! Stay tuned for information on the 2019 nominations.

The Briar Cliff University Office of University Relations is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award. Your help in locating deserving alumni is most appreciated. Please use the form below to nominate alumni worthy of this prestigious honor. Nominations are due by April 17.

To see a list of past award winners, click here.

Candidate Requirements

An eligible nominee …

  • Has obtained a degree from Briar Cliff College or Briar Cliff University.
  • Lives a life reflective of the Catholic, Franciscan ideals taught at Briar Cliff.
  • Excels in professional activities reflecting skills taught at Briar Cliff.
  • Demonstrates personal commitment to Briar Cliff in the form of hours, dollars or ideas.


Call (800) 522-2586 or contact the Office of University Relations online.