Honors and Awards

  • Campus Life Awards: given each year to a select group of graduating seniors in order to recognize their outstanding contributions to the Ithaca College community through participation and involvement in campus life. Over the years, this award has become a coveted goal and a valued honor. In order to be nominated for this prestigious award, students must have been extensively involved in a number of areas of campus life and have demonstrated significant leadership abilities and accomplishments.
  • The DuBois/Mandela Award for Scholarship, Leadership & Service: for senior students of color for their significant scholarly achievements (cumulative 3.5 GPA or above) coupled with exemplary contributions to the campus and local community through service and continued civic engagement (i.e. work with a local agency, created a sustainability opportunity, continued alternative break leadership)
  • Peggy R. Williams Award for Academic and Community Leadership: in recognition of excellent academic accomplishments and an exemplary level of service to both Ithaca College and the community
  • Philip H. Dougherty Minority Journalism Scholarship: for students who identity as an African American, Latino/a, Asian American or Native American and show evidence of academic and/or creative merit in journalism and participation in journalism-related co-curricular activities
  • Class of 1991 Memorial Scholarship: for rising juniors or seniors who demonstrate solid academic achievement and active involvement in campus organizations
  • Dean’s List: for full-time students in the Park School of Communications with at least 15 credits and a GPA of 3.7 and above (semesterly basis)
  • Ithaca Achiever’s Grant: for students who identity as an African American, Latino/a, Asian American or Native American and have completed the requirements of the highly selective Ithaca Achievement Program
  • Superior Silver Junior Award: for scholastic achievement in academic year 2014-2015 with a cumulative GPA of 3.75 and above
  • Exceptional Academic Excellence Award: for students with a Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 GPA of 3.5 and above
  • Exceptional Academic Excellence Award: for students with a Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 GPA of 3.5 and above
  • Rod Serling Communications Scholarship: for students in the Roy H. Park School of Communications who demonstrate outstanding creative scriptwriting ability
  • ALANA Scholarship: for members of an underrepresented group in recognition of superior academic achievement with the expectation of continuing pursuit of academic excellence
  • 2013 John Fisher Citizen Scholar: presented by the Bucks County Courier Times and The Intelligencer for excellence in academics and community service
  • AP Scholar Award: presented by the College Board in recognition of exemplary college-level achievement on Advanced Placement Program Examinations for AP United States History, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Macroeconomics