Staff Member Candidates Should Demonstrate:
  • Exemplifying quality work, which has made a significant impact on campus life
  • Showing a strong commitment to our Student Affairs mission and the University
  • Consistently going above and beyond expectations by extending one's self to help others
  • Outstanding relationships with students, staff and departments
  • Displaying instances of innovation and/or creativity
Departmental Nominations Should Demonstrate:
  • Exemplifies quality work, which has made a significant impact on campus life
  • Supports the mission of Student Affairs and the University
  • Constitutes a new program/services that addresses a substantive need and is sustainable
  • Facilitates relationships with students and between departments
  • Displays innovation and/or creativity
Staff and Department Nomination
  • In order for nominees to be considered, the individual or department must receive one nomination letter, co-nominated by two (2) different staff members
  • In the 'Exceptional Work with Students' category, one of the nominators must be a student; however, it is strongly recommended for all categories
  • Nominations are only accepted via the Online Staff Nomination Form
  • Nomination deadline is Friday, March 28, 2014 at 5pm. No nominations will be accepted after that time
Staff member candidate for the Patricia A. Whitely Student Affairs Enrichment Award should (demonstrate):
  • Exemplify high quality of work, which has made a significant impact on the field of Student Affairs, locally, regionally, or nationally.
  • Show a strong commitment to our Student Affairs mission and the University
  • Consistently go above and beyond expectations by taking work to the next level by entering areas outside of the University of Miami
  • Display instances of innovation and/or creativity