University Advancement

Donor Recognition & Alumni Awards

Giving Societies

UNCW's giving societies celebrate the university's most loyal and generous supporters. Each delivers a range of benefits, perks, and unique offers for donors. Learn more

  • UNCW Society
  • Clocktower Society
  • Wilmington Society
  • E.L. White Society 

Alumni Awards

Each year the Alumni Relations office facilitates the nominations and selection of our major alumni awards. Learn more

  • Distinguished Alumnus of the Year
  • Young Alumnus of the Year
  • Citizen of the Year
  • Cameron School of Business Outstanding Alumni Awards 
  • School of Nursing Outstanding Alumnus Award
  • Watson College of Education Distinguished Alumnusof the Year 

Alumni Stories

Alumni stories are published on the alumni blog and also on WE ARE UNCW. If you have suggestions for a great alumni success story that we can share please contact us!