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Service Award

Thank you for your service to ODU!

The Service Award recognizes employees for length of service at five year intervals at the completion of five, ten, fifteen, twenty, twenty-five, thirty and thirty-five years. Human Resources presents a certificate and gift to each recipient acknowledging appreciation for employee time in service. Departments are encouraged to acknowledge annual employment anniversaries in their respective departments.


Who is Eligible?

Classified employees.


How are Awards Selected?

Classified employees are recognized for their time in service every fifth anniversary:

  • 5 years
  • 10 years
  • 15 years
  • 20 years
  • 25 years
  • 30 years
  • 35 years


Award Announcement:

Recognition takes place at the annual recognition event in the fall.

More HR Awards

 Customer Relations Employee of the Year
Staff Dream Fund 

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