The Sul Ross Alumni Association and Athletics Department recognize alumni, alumni athletes, and University friends for distinguished achievements, outstanding service and support:
The Distinguished Alumnus and Distinguished Young Alumnus Award reflect the highest honor that the University and Alumni Association can bestow upon an alumnus, and recognize the accomplishments and contributions of notable graduates.

The Athletic Hall of Honor Awards recognize former Lobo athletic standouts, coaches, sports administrators and boosters for outstanding contributions to athletics, sportsmanship and character.

The Slingin’ Sammy Baugh Award for Outstanding Service recognizes individuals, both alumni and friends of SRSU, for exceptional service and support to the University.  The award is named for legendary collegiate and professional quarterback, Sammy Baugh, a generous friend whose fundraising helped provide scholarships to many Sul Ross students.


Nominations for 2024 will be accepted until September 30, 2023 and will only be accepted through our online nomination process.


Click here to complete and submit your nomination electronically

The online nomination form allows you to paste or attach biographical information, as well as letters of support and/or references to enhance your nomination.  If you prefer to submit a nomination by surface mail, please complete and print the form provided and send it with supporting materials to: SRSU Office of Alumni Relations, Box C187, Alpine, TX 79832.  If you have questions or need any help, please contact us at or 432-837-8697. Thank you!

Presentation:  Distinguished Alumni, Outstanding Service, and Athletic Hall of Honor awards are presented annually at Sul Ross State University campus in Alpine, Texas. Next Alumni Gala schedule TBA.