Prospective Students

We’re excited by your interest in the University of Connecticut’s Honors Program! We are proud to be one of the prominent undergraduate Enrichment Programs at UConn, an institution that is the top public university in New England and one of the top 25 public universities in the nation.

UConn Honors is becoming a leading collegiate destination for high-achieving students from Connecticut and beyond. The Honors Program represents UConn’s commitment to educating highly motivated and creative leaders and thinkers. We offer the personal attention and community of a liberal arts college while also providing students with the research, cultural, and athletic opportunities of a major research university.

Fall 2020 UConn and Honors Virtual Experiences:

  • Explore what UConn has to offer through UConn’s virtual experience page.
  • Hear a brief overview of the Honors Program.
  • For a more in-depth look at Honors, view the recording of the live panel presentation where the Honors Director, an Honors faculty member, and current Honors students talk about their experiences in UConn’s Honors Program. Navigate to the on-demand page and click on the “Access Premium Content” button.

Already admitted to the UConn Honors Program as a first year student? Congratulations! Please visit our “Admitted First-Years” page for more information.

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Admission Process
Regional Campus Students
HIPS (Honors Initiative for Prospective Students)
Honors Fact Sheet

Additional Information

Community (Housing, Student Groups, Events, Education Abroad)
Admitted Students
Special Programs
Beyond the Classroom (Ways to further enhance your UConn experience)