This event is an opportunity for the Department of Athletics to recognize those student-athletes who achieved the highest cumulative GPA of their respective teams. Each student may invite a faculty member to be their guest, and an Outstanding Faculty Member award is presented at the event.
Released in both the fall and spring semesters, the Athletic Director's Honor Roll recognizes those student-athletes who have earned a GPA of 3.2 or higher during the semester.
The individual awards are presented to the one male and one female student-athlete who have earned the highest GPA among student-athletes during that academic year. The team awards are presented to the one men's and one women's team with the highest combined GPA during that academic year.
Commissioner's Honor Roll: Released each
semester, the Commissioner's Honor Roll recognizes those
student-athletes who have earned a GPA of 3.0 or higher during the
semester. Click here to view past honor roll members.
Academic All-Conference Team: Recognizes sophomore, junior and senior student-athletes who have earned a cumulative GPA of 3.3 or higher, as voted on by a pool of administrators at conference institutions.
Scholar-Athlete of the Year: Awarded to one male and one female student-athlete as selected by the conference's Faculty Athletic Representative Council.
Scholar-Athlete Sport Excellence Award: Recognizes one student-athlete from each conference sport for academic and athletic excellence. Eligible student-athletes must have completed at least two years of athletic eligibility and have a cumulative GPA of 3.3 or higher.
National outlets recognize the academic achievements of student-athletes following each season, as voted on by a pool of administrators from NCAA institutions.