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Dean's Award

This annual recognition is for a senior undergraduate business student who has demonstrated outstanding academic and service accomplishments during their time at Cal State San Marcos.

Award Criteria:

  • Completion of Bachelor's Degree in the current academic year
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5
  • Outstanding academic and service accomplishments

The college dean works in conjunction with the faculty to select the business student who receives this honor. The student selected is then considered for the President's Outstanding Graduate Award, the highest award bestowed on a student graduating from the university.

CoBA Dean's Award Recipients

  • 2020: Erika Venegas
  • 2019: Alisha Blush
  • 2018: Lilia Lopez
  • 2017: Carlos Morales
  • 2016: Laureta Koxha
  • 2015: Panos Kotselas
  • 2014: Mariana Loskutova
  • 2013: Kimberly Hernandez
  • 2012: Charles Hughes
  • 2011: Damien Bertolo
  • 2010: Bradlee Baldwin
  • 2009: David Wyatt
  • 2008: Tanya Rogers
  • 2007: Frederic Samade
  • 2006: Asia Nur
  • 2005: Gary Taylor
  • 2004: Szilvia Andorka
  • 2003: Philoan Chau
  • 2002: Nathan Gaudioso
  • 2001: Addis Z. Kassegn
  • 2000: Kimberly A. Whidden
  • 1999: Wayne Fields

To be considered for the Dean's Award, you must have been selected as the Outstanding Student from your option within the college.