RSA Awards

C. F. Lynch Awards

The Chuck Lynch Awards, sponsored by the Resident Students Association, seek to recognize outstanding programmatic efforts of hall councils and residence hall staffs. Each year, up to nine different awards will be given to showcase the outstanding quality and variety of this year’s residence hall activities.

Awards Include:

  • Community of the Year

  • Campus Connections

  • Best Inter-Building Program

  • Pay it Forward

  • Program of the Year

  • Niner Nation Spirit

  • Program Series of the Year

  • Academic Connections

For more information about C. F. Lynch Awards download the C. F. Lynch Awards Packet.

To view the C. F. Lynch Award submissions from previous years please visit the RSA Intranet and select Hall Council or RA Resources

Hall Cup

The Hall Cup recognizes the achievements of Hall Councils and is awarded based on numerous criteria including attendance and participation at RSA meetings and events, Hall Council programing efforts, and the environment that the Hall Council has provided within each hall/area.


  • Offered creative and diverse programs.
  • Provide connections with and among residents
  • Had a positive impact on the community
  • Attended RSA meetings, programs, and conferences
  • Fostered a community of bonding, education, and leadership.

4 Year Service Cord

Presented to graduating seniors who have dedicated at least 4 years to the HRL in the following capacities: Hall Council, RSA, NRHH, Resident Advisor, Housing Ambassador, Desk Receptionist, Maintenance Staff, and Conference Assistant.

Must apply online by April 15th. To apply click here.