Awards Ceremony

The Public Safety Department has held awards ceremonies for the past 3 years to honor Public Safety Officers and members of the medical community for exemplary service.  The recognition of personal excellence is an important aspect of the Boston University Public Safety Departments’ activities.  Presenting departmental awards for distinguished service provides that recognition, there by enhancing departmental morale, reinforcing the department’s commitment to the maintenance of a high standard of performance by its members, and motivation personnel to perform their duties at the highest possible level.

These individuals have been nominated for many meritorious acts or actions performed that is consistent with any of the awards noted below.  Nominations are submitted by any officer/employee in writing to a Public Safety Supervisor, Manager, or through the form on the web page.

These awards have been given at the ceremonies.

Metal of Valor

Distinguished Service


Citizen commendation

Unit Commendation

Please click on the links below to review some photos from the events.

October 28, 2014
October 22, 2013


October 25, 2012