Awards

Men and Women of Mines
The oldest honor that UTEP bestows upon its students, Men and Women of Mines, recognizes students who have demonstrated outstanding service to the University. Those who are ultimately chosen for this honor must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2, have completed at least 90 credit hours, have not received this award before, and demonstrate outstanding “Campus Involvement and Service” in these areas: Student Organizations & Campus Activities, College & Academic Departments, and University-Wide Committees.

Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges
A prestigious national award, Who’s Who, recognizes outstanding campus leaders for their scholastic and community achievements. Those who are ultimately chosen for this honor must be a Junior, Senior or Graduate Student at UTEP, have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, and demonstrate outstanding “Campus Involvement & Service” as well as outstanding “Community Involvement & Service” in these areas: UTEP Honors & Awards, Community Service, and Community Honors & Awards.

Woman of UTEP Award
The SELC takes great pride in recognizing a female graduating senior who has positively represented the University in academic excellence, involvement in and service to the UTEP community, and outstanding leadership qualities. Her cumulative GPA should be at least 3.25.

Woman of Valor Award
The SELC also recognizes an amazing woman for the Woman of Valor award. This award recognizes the remarkable journey a woman has undertaken and may currently be experiencing in making her educational pursuits a reality. There are no specific GPA requirements for this award and she may be at any point in her education.