Distinguished Alumni Awards

Since 1974, the USJ Alumni Association has presented the Distinguished Alumni Awards annually to outstanding alumni and University community members.

The Distinguished Alumni Award Committee embraces the following definition of the term Distinguished Alumni: Individuals who, because of superior and extraordinary achievements, have brought credit to themselves and to the University of Saint Joseph.


Register for the 2024 Distinguished Alumni Awards!

The 2024 Distinguished Alumni Awards Ceremony and dinner will take place on Friday, June 14, 2024, at the Hartford Golf Club. Join us in celebrating the outstanding accomplishments of our 2024 honorees!

The 2024 honorees:

  • Wendy Garvin Mayo ’04 – The Nightingale Health Science Award
  • Emily Burke O’Grady ‘16 – The Catherine McAuley Award
  • Charlene Russell-Tucker ’85 – The Sister Mary Rosa McDonough Award

For questions please contact:

Alumni Relations Specialist Amanda Leigh
Office of Alumni Relations & Annual Giving

Location: 2nd Floor Mercy Hall
Phone: 860.231.5374
Email: [email protected]

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