Student Leadership Awards

Student Leadership Awards

The School of General Studies Student Leadership Awards are given to individuals that have distinguished themselves with their dedication to leadership and service to the School of General Studies and/or the Columbia University community.

Student Leadership Award Categories

Alumni Key

Awarded to a graduating senior for exceptional academic achievement and a demonstration of ongoing commitment to leadership and service to the School of General Studies community. The Alumni Key award is officially conferred at the School of General Studies Class Day ceremony.

Campbell Award

Awarded to a student leader who shows exceptional leadership and Columbia spirit as exemplified by Bill Campbell ‘62CC, ‘64TC.

Dean’s Citation

Awarded to a graduating senior who has demonstrated an ongoing commitment to outstanding leadership and service to the School of General Studies community throughout their academic tenure.

Spirit Award

Awarded to a select group of students who have made outstanding contributions through their dedication to leadership and service to the School of General Studies and the Columbia University Community.

Service Award

Awarded to students who have distinguished themselves this academic year with a dedication to service and leadership within the School of General Studies and/or the Columbia University community.

Honorary Owl Award

Awarded to a student from Barnard College, Columbia College, the Fu Foundation School of Engineering & Applied Science, or any Columbia University graduate school who has made a contribution to the School of General Studies community through their leadership and service this academic year.