Founders' Day is an annual event that recognizes the academic success of our students, and the leadership of faculty, staff and administration who continue to make DelVal such a rich and vibrant institution.
- Founders' Award is the University's top honor, presented to a senior who has demonstrated outstanding leadership ability and involvement with the campus and the community. The Founders' Award recipient is announced at the event.
- University Scholars Award recognizes students who have been on Dean's List for all of their semesters at the University.
- Presidential Scholar Award is presented to the the senior will the highest GPA in the graduating class.
- Frank Wolfgang Scholar Athlete Award is presented to a senior male and female who are the epitome of a Division III student-athlete, living up to the motto of "discover, develop and dedicate."
- Departmental Achievement Awards are presented to the outstanding senior in each academic department.
- Student Government Awards are presented to a faculty member, a staff person and a member of the administration for their outstanding contributions to students.
- Delta Tau Alpha members are acknowledged. Delta Tau Alpha is the only national honor society on campus.