Tiger quarterback Jacob Karam was named to the 2013 Allstate AFCA Good Works Team for his volunteer outreach efforts at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
The University of Memphis chapter of Up 'til Dawn raised more than $143,000 for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital during the last academic year. It is one of the top fundraising chapters in the country.
The Health Care Interpreter Program in the School of Public Health is the first program in the country to become accredited by the International Association of Medical Interpreters, the only international body that accredits medical interpreter educational programs.
Tiger football player Tom Hornsey was named the 2013 winner of the Ray Guy Award as the top punter in the nation.
The University of Memphis was named a Top Workplace by The Commercial Appeal.
Washington Monthly magazine ranked the University of Memphis 37th among 284 national colleges based on social mobility, research and service. The U of M is ranked sixth in the area of service staff, courses and financial aid support.
The College Database recognized the University of Memphis as the top college in Tennessee for students interested in military service.