The Division of Student Development at Saint Louis University embraces staff members with a variety of diverse experiences and perspectives, designed to help sharpen their skills and deepen their commitment to engaging students in their holistic development.
The Division of Student Development annually awards staff who have made outstanding contributions or advanced divisional initiatives that have significantly affected student life and whose work is recognized across departments.
Recognizes an individual who creates opportunities for students to fully engage in the ideals of what it means to "Be a Billiken". This individual fully supports the mission of Athletics, and integrates these areas in their work with students: education, competition, and build community. This commitment is exhibited through establishing consistent and creative opportunities for students to engage and reflect; making the most of their SLU experience.
This new excellence award recognizes a faculty or staff member who is not a member of the Division of Student Development, but consistently supports the work of the Division that contributes to student success and student learning.
Recognizes an individual who is committed to nurturing and developing student understanding of diversity and social justice issues. Individual is passionately attentive to the needs of diverse persons. Nominees are committed to fostering diversity through initiatives, student mentoring, and the creation and implementation of innovative programs and services that advance diversity and inclusion across campus. Individual's work improves the campus climate by creating programs that increase students' understanding of diverse persons making sure students have the multicultural competencies to be successful in life.