Honors Academic Participation Dismissal Appeal

NOTIFICATION: by August 15, 2023
DEADLINE: September 6,  2023

Honors students are expected to fully engage in the Honors Program and earn six Honors credit per academic year as part of the participation requirement.  All Honors students must earn (6) Honors credits per academic year, with exceptions granted for studying abroad or internship experience only for the entire academic year.

Important if you receive an email from the Honors Program in August 2023 about not meeting Minimum Honors Credit Requirements for the 2022-2023 Academic Year, you must fill out and submit the form below to appeal your dismissal from the Honors program.

Please complete the appropriate section and submit the form below by the due date, 11:59 PM on September 6, 2023 to let us know your situation. This is a firm deadline and if the Honors office does not receive the form documenting your Honors Participation, you will be dismissed from the Honors Program.  

Section 1 of the form – This is an opportunity for you to tell us about previous Honors or graduate work, earning a B- or above, that is not yet reflected accurately on your transcript, or studying abroad for the entire academic year, or

Section 2 of the form – Your plans for earning Honors credit or completing graduate work in the fall semester, or

Section 3 of the form – If you have decided to withdraw from the Honors Program.

Important Note:

Please know while we will make every effort to review your appeal as soon as possible, it may not be reviewed immediately upon receipt. Please note that all University employees are mandated reporters of child abuse or child neglect. In addition, UConn employees have responsibilities to report to the Office of Institutional Equity student disclosures of sexual assault and related interpersonal violence; any information you submit in this appeal is subject to UConn reporting policies. If you feel you need more immediate assistance or support, we encourage you to reach out to the Dean of Students Office and/or Student Health and Wellness- Mental Health. In addition, if you have concerns related to sexual harassment, sexual assault, intimate partner violence and/or stalking, we encourage you to review the resources and reporting options available at: https://titleix.uconn.edu/.