Commuter Award

The Office of Student Life will accept nominations for the Commuter Student of the Year award in the spring semester.

Please review the selection criteria below and nominate any deserving commuter student by filling out and returning a nomination form found here to the Office of Student Life.

The Commuter Student of the Year will be notified by e-mail.

I. Purpose of Award

To recognize a commuter student who has rendered outstanding service to the commuter student population at Canisius College.

II. Credentials and Qualifications of the Commuter Student of the Year

A. Must be a full-time undergraduate commuter
B. Actively participate in campus-wide events
C. Demonstrate strong dedication to the Canisius community
D. Is a responsible and engaged citizen in the community in which they live
E.  Display academic excellence and maintains a minimum 2.5 GPA
F.  Exhibit enthusiasm and outstanding leadership in promoting the commuter student perspective
G.  Must be nominated by a commuter student, faculty, and/or staff  member

III. Details

A. This award will be given at the annual Leadership Awards Banquet.
B. The student recognized will receive a certificate of recognition and have his/her name engraved on a plaque to be displayed in the Commuter Lounge

Past Winners:

2013- Victoria Yargeau
2012 - Brian Zylinksi
2011 - Erica Penna
2010 - Christian Dingethal
2009 - Josh Wroblewski
2008 - Haley Burakowski 
2007 - Greg Faul
2006 - Dan Puccio