Distinguished Alumni Award

Every year, the WMU Alumni Association honors and celebrates the alumni who bring distinction to their alma mater through professional achievements. Established in 1963, the Distinguished Alumni Award recognizes graduates of Western Michigan University who have achieved a high level of success in their chosen fields.

The 2015 Distinguished Alumni Award recipients have been announced. Please click here for more information.

Introduction Videos of 2015 Recipients


Past Recipients

To view the recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Award, please click here.

Nominate an Alumnus or Alumna

To nominate an alumnus or alumna for a 2016 award, please complete the online form.