Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this document, contact details for the relevant Unit Head and document author and, on the right, a brief summary of changes between this and the previous version.

Medals and Executive Dean's Awards Policy

Status Current
Effective Date 8th July 2020
Review Date 8th July 2023
Approval Authority Academic Senate
Approval Date 7th July 2020
Expiry Date Not Applicable
Unit Head Natalie Nixon
University Secretary
Enquiries Contact Governance Services

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

August 2020 – Editorial amendments in accordance with delegation schedule 1, GOV10B. Clause 14a and b, ‘current’ changed to ‘relevant’ to clarify wording, and the name of the Undergraduate Medal corrected. A version of the policy prior to these changes has been captured in the University’s records management system.


July 2020 - The Medals and Executive Dean’s Award Policy is an output of the academic governance review project. It subsumes the Dean’s List Policy awards, now Executive Dean’s Awards, and University Medals that were previously governed through the Graduations Policy. This policy was approved by Academic Senate on 1 July 2020 (resolution AS165/9) in accordance with delegation schedule 1, GOV 9.