Deadline Credit/No Credit
Oct. 06, All day
Fall Break
Oct. 11, All day
Fall Break
Oct. 12, All day
Fall Break
Oct. 13, All day
Fall Break
Oct. 14, All day

Volleyball vs. Kansas State
Oct. 01, 06:30 pm
Soccer vs. Oklahoma St.
Oct. 03, 07:00 pm
Volleyball vs. Texas
Oct. 05, 01:00 pm
Soccer vs. Missouri St.
Oct. 05, 01:00 pm
Late Night in the Phog
Oct. 10, 06:30 pm

Previous Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients

Previous Recipients

  • 2013 Carol A. Beier, L'85
  • 2013 Timothy R. Emert, L'65
  • 2013 John L. Vratil, L'71
  • 2012 Charles H. Hostetler, L'63
  • 2012 Mark V. Parkinson, L'84
  • 2011 James M. Concannon, L'71
  • 2011 Jack E. Dalton, L'53
  • 2010 Marilyn M. Harp, L'79
  • 2010 John W. Lungstrum, L'70
  • 2009 Lydia I. Beebe, L'77
  • 2009 Barry D. Halpern, L'73
  • 2009 John J. Jurcyk Jr., L'57
  • 2008 Sheila C. Bair, L'78
  • 2008 William R. Sampson, L'71
  • 2008 Mikel L. Stout, L'61
  • 2007 Donald W. Giffin, L'53
  • 2007 James M. Haughey, L'39
  • 2006 N. William Hines, Jr., L'61
  • 2006 James W. Paddock, L'56
  • 2006 Christopher Smith, L'72
  • 2005 Sen. Samuel D. Brownback, L'83
  • 2005 Janet Murguia, L'85
  • 2005 Gary A. Waldron, L'79
  • 2005 Douglas D. Wheat, L'74
  • 2004 J. Eugene Balloun, L'54
  • 2004 Malcolm S. Robinson, L'75
  • 2003 Robert L. Driscoll, L'64
  • 2003 Catherine McGuire, L'73
  • 2002 Tyrone C. Means, L'76
  • 2002 John M. Rounds, L'39
  • 2001 Judge G. Thomas VanBebber, L'55
  • 2001 Judge Cordell D. Meeks Jr., L'67
  • 2001 David Davenport, L'77
  • 2001 Attorney General Carla Stovall, L'82
  • 2000 Judge Mary Beck Briscoe, L'73
  • 1999 Donald W. Bostwick, L'68
  • 1998 Richard L. Bond, L'60
  • 1997 Norman Jeter, L'37
  • 1996 Constance M. Achterberg, L'53
  • 1995 Donald L. Cordes, L'59
  • 1994 Justice Fred N. Six, L'56
  • 1993 Bernard E. Nordling, L'49
  • 1992 Professor Emeritus William A. Kelly, L'49
  • 1991 Howard M. Immel, L'38
  • 1990 Robert L. Howard, L'59
  • 1989 Justice Robert H. Miller, L'43
  • 1988 Richard A. Barber, L'34
  • 1987 John E. Hurley, Jr., L'62
  • 1986 Robert A. Schroeder, L'37
  • 1985 Justice David Prager, L'42
  • 1984 Omer G. Voss, L'39
  • 1983 Robert C. Foulston, L'48
  • 1982 Judge Leo A. McNalley, L'25
  • 1981 Justice Donnan Stephenson, L'48
  • 1980 Judge Richard D. Rogers, L'47
  • 1979 Governor Robert F. Bennett, L'52
  • 1978 Leonard O. Thomas, L'34
  • 1977 Paul L. Wilbert, L'38
  • 1976 Regent Glee S. Smith, L'47
  • 1975 Justice Hugo T. Wedell, L'20
  • 1974 Elmer C. Jackson, Jr., L'35
  • 1973 Frank L. Snell, L'24
  • 1972 Judge Earl E. O'Connor, L'50
  • 1971 Major General Kenneth J. Hodson, L'37
  • 1970 Justice Robert T. Price, L'27
  • 1969 Judge Walter A. Huxman, L'14
  • 1968 Judge Spencer A. Gard, L'22
  • 1967 George B. Powers, L'28
  • 1966 Paul R. Wunsch, L'25
  • 1965 Claude E. Chalfant, L'27
  • 1964 Justice John F. Fontron, L'26
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Why KU
  • One-third of full-time faculty have written casebooks used at U.S. law schools
  • 2 KU law faculty were U.S. Supreme Court clerks
  • KU’s Project for Innocence: 28 conviction reversals since 2009
  • 7,300+ alumni live in all 50 states and 18 foreign countries
  • Routinely ranked a “best value” law school
  • 12 interdisciplinary joint degrees
  • 26th nationwide for lowest debt at graduation. — U.S. News & World Report
  • 23rd nationally among public law schools. “When Lawyers Do the Grading,”
    —U.S. News & World Report
  • 70 percent of upper-level law classes have 25 or fewer students
  • 37th: for number of law graduates who are partners at nation’s largest law firms