Rewards and Recognition

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American University’s rewards and recognition programs are important to our staff. “They help me feel that I was really appreciated,” said one staff member.

Reward Programs

Competitive pay
Annual Performance and Staff Reward Review
Faculty Awards

Recognition Programs

Annual Holiday Party
Annual Staff Appreciation Week Events

  • Staff Showcase of Creative Talent
  • Campus-wide Volleyball Tournament
  • Years of Service Recognition Program
  • 20-Year Club for staff members with at least 20 years of service
  • Exclusive discounts for staff
Staff Performance Awards

Staff Appreciation week is May 18 - 22

American University honors staff for their achievements, thanks them for their years of service, and celebrates their creativity and talent.

This year the annual picnic will take place on Thursday, May 21, 2009.

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