Nominations for the 2020 ExCEL Awards will close at 5 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 24, 2020. The annual Excellence in Collegiate Education and Leadership (ExCEL) Awards program honors members of the College and community who promote excellence and contribute to the College’s core values of diversity and inclusion.

For nominating criteria and to nominate a faculty member, staff member, student or CofC community member, please go directly to the nomination form for the individual award:

ExCEL Awards 2020 poster

To submit your nominations, please visit

The award recipients will be revealed at the ExCEL Awards Ceremony at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, March 25, 2020, in the Stern Center Ballroom. A reception will immediately follow the program in the Stern Student Center, room 205. Admission is free.