For several years (through 2009), academic majors were organized in “schools.” The Dean’s Award honored the student within the School of Psychology with the highest cumulative grade point average.

Dean's Award-2009 Travis Wood is the recipient of the School of Psychology’s 2009 Dean’s Award! Travis will continue his education in the Fall of 2009 in a Master’s program in Experimental Psychology at California State Universty San Marcos. After receiving his Master’s, Travis hopes to attain a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology. Even though Travis transferred into VU, he was able to integrate himself into the community. He was in ASB his junior year and an RA his senior year at VU. Travis participated in multiple missions trips in California and Mexico. His academic contributions include serving as research assistant and as a Teaching Intern. Travis graduated summa cum laude, with awards inluding the School of Psychology Dean’s Award, Delta Kappa, Psychology Savants, as well as the Shirley Albertson Owens Academic Achievement Award.
2009 Travis Wood
2008 Valerie Elwell
2007 Diana Marich
2006 Ciprian Boitor
2005 Cheri Reynolds
Shelley Garcia
2004 Jessica Porter
2003 Jennaya Hicks
2002 LaShandra Rinas
2001 Jennifer Bolger
2000 Alanda Crouch