The Syracuse University Alumni Association and the Office of Alumni Engagement present the following awards to those whose achievements are truly exceptional. To submit a nomination for an award go to our nomination form.
George Arents Award
Syracuse University’s highest alumni honor, the Arents Award recognizes alumni who have excelled in their fields. The presentation of the award is a highlight of Orange Central.
Orange Circle Award
Introduced in 2009, the Orange Circle Award recognizes altruistic SU people who have done extraordinary things in the service of others.
Generation Orange Award
Introduced in 2013, the Generation Orange Award recognizes graduates of the last 10 years for their continued commitment to Syracuse Unversity.
Melvin A Eggers Senior Alumni Award
The Melvin A. Eggers Senior Alumni Award is presented to those alumni who have graduated more than 50 years ago and have demonstrated loyalty and service to Syracuse University. This award will be conferred at the Melvin A. Eggers Senior Alumni Award Dinner during Orange Central weekend.