Distinguished Alumni

At Sheridan College, we are proud of every student. The Distinguished Alumni awards give us an opportunity to profile students who have gone on to “do well” in the world, and who have remembered Sheridan College along the way.  The awards go to alumni who have earned an Associate’s degree or a Certificate of Completion in a non-degree program at Sheridan College. Honorees have demonstrated achievement in their chosen profession, service to the community, or outstanding contribution to Sheridan College.

If you know of a deserving alum and would like to nominate him/her as a Sheridan College Distinguished Alum, please Click Here to complete our online Distinguished Alum nomination form. Each year’s Distinguished Alum is selected in March by the SC Alumni committee and presented with the award in May.  Click Here for a printable Nomination Form.

Our current Distinguished Alum is featured below:


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Allen Thompson ’96 – 2021 Distinguished Alum

“Sheridan College is part of my life. It has always been a part of my life, and always will be, professionally and personally.” Sheriff Allen J. Thompson ’96 has dedicated his life to serving his country and his community with professionalism and excellence. Sheridan College Criminal Justice Department head Jonni Joyce nominated Thompson for this year’s Distinguished Alum, having worked with him...


Our past Distinguished Alumni: