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Outstanding Alumnus Award

The Outstanding Alumnus Award is an honor that provides recognition for exceptional achievement by former students of Western Piedmont Community College.  To be an eligible candidate, a former student must have successfully completed at least 45 quarter/30 semester hours credit toward a degree at an accredited college or university, or be a graduate of Western Piedmont Community College.  In the process of earning credits toward a degree, the candidate must have attained a minimum of 22 quarter/15 semester hours credit at Western Piedmont Community College.  The award is presented annually at the spring graduation ceremony.

Nominations for the 2014 award should be submitted by Monday, March 31, 2014.

2014 Online Nomination Form

You may choose to send in completed 2014 Nomination Form pdf via mail or e-mail.

E-mailed Applications:

Jessica Epley

Mailed Applications:

Western Piedmont Community College
ATTN Jessica Epley
1001 Burkemont Avenue
Morganton, NC 28655

The 2013 Outstanding Alumnus was Paul H. Phillips.  Check out the press release highlighting Mr. Phillips’ exceptional achievements at Western Piedmont Community College and in our community.

2013 Alumnus of the Year

Picture of Paul H. Phillips' Alumnus of the Year 2013


Also, check out a listing of all of our Outstanding Alumnus Award Past Recipients!