Chancellor's Awards

Call for nominations for the Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence in Classified Service for 2020-2021

The Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence in the Classified Service are System-level awards established by the University to give System-wide recognition for superior performance and extraordinary achievement by employees in the Classified Service. These awards demonstrate the University’s commitment to individuals who provide superior service to its students and the community at large.

The program’s full Policies and Procedures, of this award is available online.


All nominees must have completed at least three (3) years of continuous, full time permanent service in the Classified Service position for which they are nominated. Prior recipients of a Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in the Classified Service are ineligible for consideration. Posthumous nominations are also ineligible.


1. The nominee must be an individual who has continuously demonstrated outstanding achievement, skill and commitment to excellence in fulfilling the job description for the position held.

2. The nominee must also demonstrate excellence in activities beyond the scope of the job description. The ideal candidate will demonstrate creativity and flexibility in performing his or her position to meet campus needs. Special consideration will be given to employees who consistently provide exemplary customer service to students, staff, patients, and other members of the campus community.

If you would like to nominate a colleague for the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Classified Service, please submit the following:

Nomination Deadline is Friday, November 13, 2020

Submit the Nomination Letter to:

Chancellor’s Award Coordination Committee
Attn: College Assembly Secretary
Mail Stop 86

If you are e-mailing a nomination, please put “Chancellor’s Award Classified Service Nomination” in the subject line.

A nomination letter can be brief, for example:

“I nominate *Full Name* for the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Classified Service. He/She is deserving of this award because (insert one or more observations or experiences that led you to nominate). I recommend that *Full Name* be considered a worthy candidate for this honor. [Signature]”

If you have questions, please direct them to Shared Governance at