John McShain Award is offered to the member of the senior
class who maintained an excellent scholastic record and is considered
by faculty to have done the most for the public welfare of La
The recipient shall be a senior, graduating student of the University.
2. High scholastic achievement normally shall be interpreted to
mean Dean’s List standing.
3. In recognition of the monetary value of the award, the recipient
should show evidence of his/her intent to attend graduate or professional
4. Primary consideration shall be given to leadership and participation
in those activities which advance the good name of the University
beyond the immediate campus and which enhance the role of La Salle
University in the life of the region.