Coronavirus information:
The university remains open, with emergency management protocols activated and operational modifications and precautions in place. Instruction has transitioned online for summer sessions. Read the latest update posted 5/21/2020 at 1:20 p.m.

Read the Student Affairs Covid-19 Response. Updated March 31, 2020 at 9:20 a.m.

Alumni Awards

Honoring the Best of Appalachian

Each year the Appalachian Alumni Association recognizes outstanding alumni and friends for their service to the university and accomplishments in their careers. The awards are presented annually at the Alumni Awards Ceremony during Homecoming weekend.

Congratulations to our 2019 Alumni Award recipients! 

  • Outstanding Service Award - Mr. Avery B. Hall, Sr. '93
  • Outstanding Service Award - Mr. Ronald "Steve" Norwood '80
  • Young Alumni Award - Mr. Jonathan Kappler '05