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Dean’s Chapter of Excellence Criteria

Additional Gold Chapter of Excellence requirements listed in bold AND italics below


1. Have an executive committee of at least 4 members and hold regular meetings

a. Chapter President

b. Chapter President-elect

c. VP of Chapter Communications

d. Treasurer/Secretary

e. Have an Advisory Board and hold at least 1 meeting annually


Dean’s Chapter of Excellence holds at least 4 events in 3 categories below and

     Gold Dean’s Chapter of Excellence holds at least 6 events in all 4 categories below:

a. Moral and Ethical Leadership Focus

An event with the focus of moral and ethical leadership. This could include a speaker with industry expertise or a service project promoting the values of ethical leadership.

Ex. SLC Moral and Ethical Leadership Conference or Ivory Coast hospital service project



b. Professional Networking/Career Advancement for BYUMS Members

An event focused on the development of the members of your chapter by allowing them opportunities to professionally network or by giving training for career advancement.

Ex. Boston’s monthly speaker series or Seattle’s Amazon lunches



c. Mentor Students and/or Young Professionals

An event or initiative focused on mentoring current or future college students. This also includes young professionals in your chapter.

Ex. Colorado Springs’ mentoring initiatives; Dallas’ Welcome to Dallas Y’all



d. Student Scholarships

An event designed to raise or award scholarship monies or to highlight recipients. This could include annual galas or banquets or smaller luncheons and campaigns designed to raise funds.

Ex. Washington D.C.’s Annual Gala or Prescott’s Annual Fun Run



3. Keep leadership and member lists up-to-date, report regularly to a Regional Director, and submit annual financial reports


2020 Dean’s Chapter of Excellence Award Recipients


Atlanta, GA (Gold)
Bahia Sul, Brasil
BYU-Hawaii (Student), HI (Gold)
Central Ohio, OH (Gold)
Colombia (Gold)
Côte d'Ivoire
Dallas, TX (Gold)
India (Gold)
Mexico City, Mexico (Gold)
Pelotas RS, Brasil (Gold)
Phoenix, AZ (Gold)
Porto Alegre, Brasil (Gold)
Prescott, AZ (Gold)
Sacramento, CA (Gold)
Salt Lake, UT (Gold)
San Diego, CA (Gold)
Sorocaba, Brasil (Gold)
Taiwan (Gold)
Washington, D.C.