Evening of Excellence

The Evening of Excellence is the annual awards celebration for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Awardees are alumni, faculty, and students of the College who have demonstrated exceptional accomplishment and service in their field and in society. Awards honor corporate partners, volunteerism, lifetime achievement, and interdisciplinary accomplishments, to name a few.


The 2018 Evening of Excellence will be held April 20, 2018.

Hotel rooms are available at a discounted rate for this event. Please make your reservations early. Mention the “group code” listed above when making your reservation. Rates are per night (plus tax). The hotel has its own prepayment/cancellation policy; please inquire about the hotel’s policy when making your reservation.


AC Hotel Gainesville Downtown
151 NW 14th St, Gainesville, FL 32603
(352) 792-1151



4/20/2018, $139

Group Code:

“CLAS Celebrations”

Block Expires:

March 23rd

Reservations may be made by calling 1-800-Marriot or by visiting the link below.

Book your group rate for UF CLAS Celebrations

The 2017 Honorees

photo of happy people holding awards in front of bright blue curtain and two Grecian columns