University of Southern Indiana

Honorary Degree Award

Alumni, faculty, staff, students, and individuals are invited to nominate candidates to receive the University of Southern Indiana (USI) Honorary Degree award. The USI honorary degree is the highest form of recognition granted by the institution for individuals who have given distinguished and extraordinary service consistent with the mission of the university. The service may be to the university itself, and/or to local, statewide, national or international communities. Individuals selected to receive an honorary degree should exemplify the highest ideals of integrity, service, and dedication to learning.

For additional information regarding this award, review all guidelines and complete the online nomination applicationNo anonymous nominations are accepted.

All completed nomination application(s) and the required supporting documents must be submitted to Dr. Mohammed Khayum, USI Provost.

  Dr. Mohammed Khayum, Chair    Provost
  David Bower  Vice President for Development; President, USI Foundation
  Ashley Schultz, Alumnus
  Term:  2019-2021
 2019-20 President of USI Alumni Council
 Audit Manager, Harding, Shymanski & Company, PC

  Dr. Paul Kuban
  Term:  2017-2020

 Professor of Engineering, Pott College of Science, Engineering, and Education

  Dr. Tamara Hunt
  Term:  2019-2022

 Professor of History, College of Liberal Arts


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