The Distinguished Alumni Awards are awarded for sustained, distinguished accomplishment and contribution to any field of human endeavor that brings the highest honor to the award recipient and to the University of Dallas. Selection as a Distinguished Alumnus/a is one of the highest honors the university can bestow upon alumnus/alumna. 

Nominations are accepted continuously and may be accepted from any of the following sources:            
  • University of Dallas alumni
  • Family members of the nominee
  • Professional colleagues of the nominee
  • Faculty, staff or administrators at the University of Dallas