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Awards

Awards
Awards

The heart of our University

Share our pride in the outstanding alumni, friends, faculty, staff and students who enrich U of T every day. Thank you!

THREE AWARD PROGRAMS FOR U OF T'S BEST

Every year, extraordinary members of the University of Toronto community go above and beyond. They mentor students, launch new programs, bring in teaching innovations, grow our community. They make U of T a place to be proud of, and U of T is forever proud of them. We honour inspiring people every year with a series of prestigious awards.

Our three award programs

Arbor Awards 

Recognizing alumni and friends whose loyalty, dedication and generosity have added immeasurably to the quality of the U of T experience for students, faculty, staff and alumni.

Meet the 2017 recipients >

Awards of Excellence 

Recognizing members of the University of Toronto community who, through an incredible breadth of accomplishments, helped U of T take its place among the world’s best.

Meet the 2018 recipients >

Cressy Awards 

Recognizing graduating students for making outstanding leadership contributions: improving the world around them, and inspiring others to do the same.

Meet the 2017 recipients >

2018 Carl Mitchell Award Recipient - Peter Rekai

Carl Mitchell Award for Community Engagement

Carl Mitchell Award for Community Engagement

2018 Recipient: Peter Rekai

Honouring a University of Toronto alum who has made a difference in their community through grassroots volunteering.

How recipients are nominated

Arbor Awards 

U of T's alumni offices honour their exceptional volunteers for their outstanding contributions to the University. Nominations are accepted each spring.

Awards of Excellence 

Exceptional students, faculty and staff are honoured for their meaningful contributions to our community. Nominations are accepted each fall.

Cressy Awards 

Nominate a student leader who has made outstanding co-curricular contributions to the University and wider community. Nominations are due each January.

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