Within residence, we like to recognize the outstanding contributions of our student leaders. Every April, all involved students and student leaders are invited to the Residence Awards Dinner, an evening where these outstanding accomplishments are recognized. Students are eligible to win several awards, as listed below.
Nominations for the 2013-2014 academic year are now closed.
House/Hall/Court/Block Award - this award is given to one student in every H/H/C/B in residence to recognize outstanding contributions, involvement and leadership to their residence community. Residence Life Staff (Dons and Head Residents) are NOT eligible for this award.
McBride Award - this award is given to one student in every residence hall for contributing to the quality of residence life through any one or more of the following:
a) setting an example in academics or athletic achievement
b) organizing events
c) being a supportive neighbour
d) demonstrating leadership qualities that have made residence an attractive place to live
Residence Life Staff (Dons and Head Residents) are NOT eligible for this award.
Sheaffe Hall Award - given to one student in residence annually with high academic standing and who has made a worthy contribution to residence life.
Residents Committed to Excellence - this award is given to a maximum of 24 students annually. These are students who have made exceptional contributions to enhance residence living; and they must be a graduating or senior residence student.
In addition, there are other awards given to residence students by various residence groups including the RLS, RAC, Crew, Dons of Academics etc.