Arete Awards

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Arete (ah-rey-TAY) is the Greek word for goodness, excellence and character of virtue. The Arete Award, sponsored by the Marymount Institute, honors graduating senior students who have demonstrated their commitment to service and justice through off-campus volunteer service, especially with the poor and marginalized.

Arete Award Requirements

  • Seniors only
  • 300+ service hours*

* For De Colores, Ignacio Companions, Alternative Break trips and other immersion weekends or weeks, you can count eight hours of service per non-travel days.

Apply for the Arete Award

Deadline: Sunday, March 12 by 11:59pm. (CLOSED.)

Award recipients will be notified by Monday, March 20. Recipients will be recognized at the LMU EXP Award Ceremony on April 18 at 4pm.