The following awards and honorary lists recognize individuals who are driven by an inextinguishable will to achieve excellence in all things Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam – For the Greater Glory of God. They pursue our Jesuit, Catholic mission with passion, perseverance and humility to be leaders and models for others.

Backer Award

The highest honor SLUH bestows upon its alumni, the Backer Award is presented to deserving graduates who best embody the principles and traditions of a Catholic, Jesuit education.

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