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The LeeRoys Excellence Awards

The LeeRoys Excellence Awards is an annual awards program that highlights University-recognized student groups and advisers for their accomplishments on campus and in the community. The LeeRoys provides an opportunity to nominate student groups and/or advisers that have made great strides in creating change in the community and have exemplified the University values.

2019 LeeRoys Excellence Awards Recipients


Earn Your Stripes Recognition

All student organizations who participate in the Earn Your Stripes program and complete 15 out of the 20 recommendations are recognized at the LeeRoys.

See all 2018-2019 Earn Your Stripes recipients.


2019 LeeRoys Award Recipients

Excellence in Service Program of the Year: This award recognizes a student group whose program contributed to the community (Trinity University/San Antonio/global) in meaningful and significant ways through service and/or contributions to community-building efforts.

  • Delta Sigma Pi

Tigers TUgether: Collaborative Program of the Year: This award recognizes a student group whose program embodied collaboration, teamwork, and mutually beneficial partnerships with other student organizations, University departments, and/or San Antonio community partners.

  • Delta Sigma Pi

Diversity & Inclusion Program of the Year: This award recognizes a student group whose program facilitated education opportunities to raise awareness, engage dialogue, and provide strategies and tools in efforts to foster greater representation, fairness, belonging and care in the Trinity and/or San Antonio community.

  • TU Latino Association

Promotion & Social Media Award: This award recognizes a student group with outstanding on-campus promotion and social media presence (event-specific or ongoing). Creativity, active and current updates, and student (not professional) development and maintenance are required components of this award.

  • Delta Sigma Pi

TU Spirit & Pride Award: This award recognizes a student group with outstanding #TigerPride and Trinity University spirit. Recipient student groups will embody the Trinity University values: Discovery, Excellence, Impact, The Individual, and Community.

  • Outdoor Recreation

Tigers on the Rise: Emerging Student Group: This award recognizes an emerging student group that has demonstrated significant long-term potential for success in the Trinity community (factors to consider include increased membership, member development, organizational sustainability, and campus/community impact).

  • Club Rugby
  • TEDxTrinity University 

Adviser of the Year: This award recognizes a faculty/staff adviser who has developed a strong and impactful relationship with the organization/group members. Candidates have worked closely with the student group to encourage internal member development and overall organization success.

  • Shannon Twumasi, Student Programming Board

Fraternity & Sorority Standards Champions: This award recognizes the fraternity and sorority that, at the end of both the fall and spring semesters, have earned the highest overall point total in accordance with the Fraternity & Sorority Life Standards Initiative. Awards are based solely on point accumulation as determined by Greek Council. Nominations are not necessary.

  • Fraternity: Omega Phi
  • Sorority: Sigma Theta Tau

University Student Organization of the Year: This award recognizes a University Sponsored Organization (USO) that has demonstrated a high degree of overall success throughout the year (thriving membership, member development, organizational sustainability, and campus/community impact). The organization is dedicated to collaboration and mutually beneficial partnerships, innovative practices, inclusion, and the advancement of the Trinity University student body. Recipient organizations will embody the Trinity University values: Discovery, Excellence, Impact, The Individual, and Community.

  • Student Programming Board

Registered Student Organization of the Year: This award recognizes a Registered Student Organization (RSO) that has significantly impacted and/or contributed to the community (Trinity University/San Antonio/global) throughout the year. The organization will have contributed to the development, growth, and sustainability of its membership. The organization is dedicated to collaboration and mutually beneficial partnerships, innovative practices, inclusion, and the advancement of the Trinity University student body. Recipient organizations will embody the Trinity University values: Discovery, Excellence, Impact, The Individual, and Community.

  • Vietnamese Student Association