The National Association of Student Personnel Administrators recognizes the contributions of members who are transforming higher education through outstanding programs, innovative services and effective administration. UCF Student Development and Enrollment Services offices and staff members will be recognized at the 2016 NASPA Annual Conference in March.

UCF Multicultural Academic & Support Services was selected for the NASPA Excellence Award Bronze Certificate for innovative initiatives that relate to the programs, policies, procedures, best practices, or services provided by career services, academic advising, academic support and related category.

Brice Yates, coordinator for Multicultural Student Center in the Office of Social Justice and Advocacy, was selected for the Outstanding Contribution to Student Leadership Programs award for the “impact he has made on the campus community and specifically, the students he works with.”

SDES offices strive for excellence and empowers students to succeed by adding values.

NASPA is the leading association for the advancement, health, and sustainability of the student affairs profession. The organization serves a full range of professionals who provide programs, experiences, and services that cultivate student learning and success in concert with the mission of our colleges and universities. Established in 1918 and founded in 1919, NASPA is comprised of over 15,000 members in all 50 states, 25 countries, and eight U.S. territories.