Download the University Honors brochure to learn more.
The complete honors experience is as much about enrichment outside of the classroom as it is about experiences inside the classroom. By participating in some of the many honors activities available, you will:
University Honors Ambassadors - The ambassadors are a select group of University Honors students who represent the program on campus and in the community.
UHP Welcome Retreat Coordinators - These are the students that will aid in the planning and implementation of the welcome retreat as well as lead the thematic area breakout sessions.
UHP Welcome Retreat Leaders - These students lead small groups of incoming first-years at the Annual Welcome Retreat. Applications are now open!
University Honors Association (UHA) - UHA is a student organization designed to enrich the social, cultural, and academic experience of all University of Cincinnati students.
UHP Welcome Retreat - An overnight retreat for incoming freshmen that takes place in August, just prior to the beginning of fall semester.
The LeaderShape Institute - A week-long leadership institute that UHP students rave about. If you're a UHP student and haven't yet participated, check it out!
Alternative Spring Break - WorkFest with the Christian Appalachian Project - Each year over spring break, a UHP staff member leads this honors service-learning experience.
Alternative Break - Making Wishes Come True - Each year at the end of spring semester, a UHP staff member leads this honors service-learning experience.
UHP Graduation Celebration - Our hallmark event - the annual ceremony held to celebrate our graduates and present them with their University Honors medals. We hope to see you there!
UHP Homecoming Cookout - An annual cookout held on the Friday afternoon of homecoming weekend. All UHP students, alumni, faculty, staff and friends are welcome!
National Collegiate Honors Council (NCHC) - NCHC is is a professional association for honors faculty, staff and students. NCHC's mission is to serve honors professionals and students, and to advance undergraduate education. Each year, a UC honors students, faculty and staff attend and present at NCHC's national conference.
Mid-East Honors Association (MEHA) - MEHA is a regional branch of NCHC, supporting honors programs and colleges in the midwest. UHP students are encourage to participate in their annual regional conference!
Honors Societies and Honorary Organizations - Have you received a letter of invitation for a collegiate honor society and wonder if it is credible or worthwhile? Find guidelines and more here.