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Awards Ceremony

Pride & Spirit


The SUNY Oneonta Alumni Association is honored to award our outstanding alumni in several ways. Please read below to find descriptions of various honors we bestow as well as information for making nominations. 

Alumni Association AwardsAnnual Alumni Association Awards

The SUNY Oneonta Alumni Association has established awards in several categories to honor those alumni who bring distinction to themselves and to our alma mater through their outstanding personal and professional achievements. 

Click here for more information about the Annual Alumni Association Awards.
Click here to see the current Annual Alumni Association Award Winners.

AOD AwardsAlumni of Distinction

The Alumni of Distinction honor recognizes just a few of the thousands of alumni who have made significant contributions to society, and whose accomplishments, affiliations, and careers have honored the legacy of excellence at the college. This honor illustrates the great value of the academic experience and increases the pride alumni, students, staff, and faculty have for the college. 

The Alumni of Distinction Presentation of Honors is held annually in the fall each year.  Nominations are accepted for the upcoming presentation until April of each year. 

For more information about our Alumni of Distinction program, click here!

30 Under 3030 under 30

To celebrate the 130th anniversary of SUNY Oneonta, the Alumni Association recognized 30 of our most notable young alumni who were under the age of 30. Award winners had shown exceptional achievement and significant contributions to their profession, their community, or the College. 

You may view our honorees here.  Please note their status in the program in the column on the right side.