Outstanding Alumni Award Descriptions

Distinguished Alumni: Honors alumni who have distinguished themselves through personal, professional and civic contributions, while bringing a sense of honor, pride, and recognition to the university community.

Alumni Merit Medallion: Honors an alumnus who is dedicated to the advancement of education, exemplified by his commitment of professional expertise and/or volunteer service to MSU Billings.

Recognition for Exceptional Achievement:  Recognizes the accomplishments of alumni who have demonstrated exceptional achievement in their chosen professions, made positive impacts on their communities, and are involved with MSU Billings.

Ronald P. Sexton Award for Professional Commitment:  Honors alumni who dedicate their professional lives as employees of MSU Billings. This award is given to an alumnus or alumna who has dedicated 10 or more total years of his or her career to MSU Billings and has significantly contributed to the advancement of the university. Recipients of this award will have emulated Chancellor Sexton’s passionate commitment to access, excellence and student success.

Friend of MSU Billings: Honors a non-alumnus/a who has clearly demonstrated commitment to MSU Billings through distinguished service and/or leadership, while influencing the growth and improvement of MSUB and inspiring others to support the university.