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 2014 Distinguished Alumni Award recipients have been announced. Please click here to learn more. 

Past Recipients

The Distinguished Alumni Award marked its 50th Anniversary in 2013. To celebrate, all past recipients of the award were honored. To view the recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Award, please click here.

Nominate an Alumnus or Alumna

Nominations for the 2014 award have been closed, and the recipients will be announced this fall.

To nominate an alumnus or alumna for a 2015 award, please complete the online form.